Senior Financial Accountant

Job Title: Senior Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £60000 - £62000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: CTG 20/10/20_1603190168
Contact Name: Charlie Griffiths
Contact Email:
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are working with a FTSE listed FMCG business on a Senior Financial Accountant opportunity.

An exciting opportunity to be part of one of the UK's Largest FMCG groups.

Senior Financial Accountant


  • Preparation and review of the Group's Annual Report, including analysis of income statement and balance sheet items
  • Ownership of complex high-level projects, including large-scale accounting under IFRS 16 and partnering with operations teams
  • Development and maintenance of financial processes and policies with robust controls to enable accurate and timely reporting
  • Mentoring and oversight of qualified and non-qualified junior staff in line with the team's talent strategy
  • Analysis and challenge to divisional financial submissions


  • Accountancy qualification is essential
  • Familiarity with the goals and challenges of IFRS 16 and an ability to solve in a pragmatic fashion
  • Practical experience in solving technical problems relating to data and to accounting challenges, including management of imperfect or irregular data
  • A strong understanding of the IFRS reporting regime for mid-cap listed groups
  • An ability to translate complexity