Group Financial Accountant

Job Title: Group Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £400 - £425 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3-6 months
REF: SB297410_1572274230
Contact Name: Sam Banks
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting for an interim Group Financial Accountant to join a PLC business based in Central London. Your role will consolidate the groups income statement, balance sheet and cashflow information on a monthly basis.

Financial Reporting

  • Consolidates the Group's income statement, balance sheet and cash flow information on a monthly basis
  • Interprets new accounting standards
  • Develops and maintains the Group's Financial Accounting and Reporting Policies in accordance with IFRS
  • Ensures that Financial Accounting and Reporting Policies are adhered to throughout the Group
  • Acts as primary source of advice for Financial Accounting and Reporting queries - both market-based queries and also Group structuring queries
  • Acts as primary point of contact for key areas of reporting such as impairment reviews, accounting for share based awards and post-retirement benefits
  • Maintains the Group's models for going concern and viability assessment

Person Specification

  • Qualified Accountant;
  • Experienced in the preparation of complex consolidated management and financial information
  • Excellent understanding of IFRS reporting requirements
  • Delivery focused with an ability to work to tight deadline
  • Strong MS Excel skills
  • Knowledge of SAP BPC preferred