Financial Accountant

  • Location:

    London

  • Specialism:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40,000 - 45,000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Holly Clamp

  • Contact email:

    holly.clamp@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    4523

  • Job Start date:

    2022-07-04

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-15

Altum are excited to partner with a global Property company to find them a Financial Accountant to help support the continued growth. This is an excellent opportunity to join a recently listed company and become a key part of their progression.

Reporting to the Financial Controller, you will assist the company's UK team and produce key reports to ensure the highest standards of business are maintained. This is a fast-paced environment and requires an adaptable and proactive approach.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide support across of all UK accounting teams
  • Perform cost reporting and relevant analysis
  • Supporting the reporting team in US GAAP reporting
  • Working with FP&A team in production of annual budgets and forecasts
  • Ensuring all accounting is in line with required GAAP and Group policy
  • Review of Monthly Statutory P&Ls, Balance sheets and supporting information
  • Production of divisional statutory reporting (for all subsidiaries in the division)
  • Working closely with External auditors with view to simplifying annual audits
  • Development of Dashboards/Standardised reports for budget holders
  • Detailed KPI reporting
  • Balance Sheet reconciliations
  • Working with business unit MDs on specific investment/business cases
  • Working with Internal Control team to ensure SOX compliance

Key Skills

  • Currently studying towards professional accounting degree (ACCA, CIMA, ACA)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Technical accounting experience
  • Experience with standard accounting practices e.g., IFRS and GAAP
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines in a pressured environment when required
  • Ability to self-motivate and work as part of a team and liaise with cross functional departments