Senior Group Accountant

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Contact email:

    james.harold@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-08-08

  • Startdate:

    July 2019

Our client is an established international entertainment business based in Central London.  We are searching for a strong technical/group accountant with consolidation experience. They have a fantastic culture that embraces inclusion, creativity, diversity and progression.

Key Objective:

  • To assist the corporate team with reporting of 100+ international entities and partnering stakeholders to provide one version of the truth.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assisting the Group Consolidation team with the production of the Group financial consolidation under IFRS on a quarterly basis,
  • Responding to auditor queries on half-year and year-end consolidation;
  • Assisting the Group Consolidation team to develop the consolidation model in response to any changes in group structure or reporting obligations;
  • Good understanding of Derivative valuation posting, Financing flows, forex impact in group accounts, Share based payments;
  • Assistance with the maintenance of the consolidation software SAP Business Financial Consolidation and SAP Business & Planning Consolidation;
  • Ad-hoc duties as required.

This is a 6 month contract and the client is looking to interview ASAP so candidates need to be available at short notice.