Senior Accountant

  • Location:

    West London

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Salary:

    £50,000-£55,000

  • Contact:

    Alex Beadle

  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-11-19

Altum Consulting are searching for am aspirational Senior Accountant for a renowned  global media organisation. This role sits within the group controllership function which oversees monthly and quarterly financial closings. The group function is responsible for consolidating global entities, ensuring strong financial controls and continually improving global processes. This role will give you global exposure in a business that will form the foundation of your career in industry.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting monthly and quarterly closes for both local and international businesses, preparing journal entries and responding to data requests
  • Preparation, analysis and review of balance sheet packs and variance analysis of consolidated balance sheet
  • Influence multi-function teams with regard compliance, process improvement and other projects to drive the finance agenda
  • Collaborate with transfer pricing and tax teams to ensure efficient recharges
  • Month end and quarterly financial reporting, including balance sheet reconciliations, cashflow forecast and issue escalation where required
  • Assisting with statutory audit prep

Suitable candidates will match the following:

  • ACA qualified accountant
  • Excellent excel skills
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to influence at all levels, including non finance stakeholders
  • Excellent organisation skills with ability to prioritise competing deadlines

Please send a comprehensive CV to be considered for this role