Group Accountant

  • Location:

    London

  • Specialism:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £65,000 - £70,000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Holly Clamp

  • Contact email:

    holly.clamp@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    4687

  • Job Start date:

    2022-07-19

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-17

Altum Consulting are pleased to be partnering with a global mining organisation to find a qualified Group Accountant, who will exercise financial control across a range of multifaceted entities. This is an excellent opportunity to join a family like culture that will ensure coordination and collaboration across all levels.

In this visible and exposed role, there will be a high level of communication with the global subsidiary companies that will allow the successful candidate global travel opportunities.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Manage the general accounting for all company entities.
  • Prepare VAT returns
  • Monitor intercompany reconciliations
  • Prepare the Group consolidated budget, along with monthly, quarterly, and yearly financial reports
  • Assist subsidiaries with accounting matters
  • Prepare year-end audit for the group and help subsidiaries with their local audits
  • Obtain and review reporting packages from subsidiaries
  • Analyse daily and monthly reports from subsidiaries
  • Statistics of performance and volumes by business line, product, customer
  • Review of key balance sheet items
  • Evaluate the adequacy of internal controls at subsidiary companies and their compliance with group procedures
  • Effectively promote synergies and ensure coordination and collaboration with other areas of the company
  • Make suggestions for improvement; bring innovative ideas and thinking

Experience:

  • A degree in accounting, economics, finance, or similar
  • Accounting Qualification (ACA / ACCA/ CIMA)
  • Knowledge of UK accounting practices and Tax Laws (UK GAAP, IFRS)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Positive, proactive, and motivated attitude