Group Financial Accountant

  • Location

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    up to £90,000 per year

  • Contact:

    Leanne McCullough

  • Contact email:

    leanne.mccullough@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    LM3082

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 months FTC +

  • Expiry date:

    2021-05-24

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

​A leading health and wellness organisation is seeking a dynamic and technically strong group financial accountant for a long-term assignment, to support the finance control team through a particularly busy time as they adapt to the relaxation of lockdown restrictions. The role will lead on monthly and annual accounting requirements, ensuring delivery of the group external financial accounts and monthly executive reporting packs.

Responsibilities for the Financial Accountant include;

  • Preparation of Group Annual Report (FRS102).

  • Supporting with the year end audit process.

  • Overseeing subsidiary audits and review of subsidiary accounts.

  • Performing acquisition and disposal accounting, and own consolidation accounting process.

  • Owning the month end reporting process.

  • Being responsible for the transition of consolidation entries into the new finance system.

  • Ad hoc work financial control & analysis work as required.

The ideal candidate for the Financial Accountant role will:

  • Be ACA or ACCA qualified

  • Have experience working within audit, ideally within a large practice

  • Have significant experience of acquisition/disposals (essential)

  • Have experience preparing the annual report and consolidation of accounts (also essential)#

This is an excellent opportunity to gain entry to one of the UKs leading healthcare groups, in a commercially focussed and fast paced environment with a strong social impact.

Please apply today, interviews will begin w/c 10th May.