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Financial Reporting Accountant

Job Title: Financial Reporting Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Industry:
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 months
REF: SB29740_1575895194
Contact Name: Sam Banks
Contact Email: sam@consultancygroup.com
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting for an interim Financial Accountant to join a global business on a 6 month FTC. Your role will will assist with the annual statutory accounts preparation as well as other related year end close activities.

JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

· Prepare annual statutory financial statements and associated reports

· Deal with matters raised by the statutory bodies

· Timely preparation of technical papers in respect of all significant one-off items that arise

· Manage the external audit and other adhoc yearend activities

· The role holder will ensure that monthly balance sheet reconciliations are reviewed on a timely basis.

· Participating or leading system, operational or process changes as required.

· Working closely with the businesses on initiatives and advising on implications

· Providing financial support in respect of major decisions affecting the organisation

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Certifications)

· Significant recent & demonstrable experience in preparing annual statutory accounts

· Professional accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)

· A good working knowledge of ERP systems such as SAP, Oracle or MS Dynamics

· Strong excel skills (minimum intermediate skill level)

· Strong local GAAP & IFRS knowledge.

· Fluency in English required, Bilingual spoken & written abilities desirable.