Senior Group Accountant

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-26

  • Startdate:

    September/October 2019

Senior Group Accountant

Our market-leading client is searching for a Senior Accountant, this is an integral position within the Group Finance team.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Preparation and reporting of the consolidated management and financial accounts
  • Support internal and external financial reporting for the Group and maintain appropriate control policies
  • Help produce Group Quarterly and Annual Reports
  • Support the delivery of timely and accurate monthly management reporting pack
  • Work with international entities to ensure integrity of numbers
  • Take ownership of cashflow reporting to a variety of senior stakeholders
  • Assist in management of banking relationships and reporting
  • Supporting interim and year end external audit processes
  • Ensure that all required reconciliations are delivered
  • Supporting the process to complete Vue group statutory accounts to best in class standards and timelines.
  • Managing cash and facility
  • Designing, implementing and directing a regular process of tax efficient cash sweep from operating countries to gain optimum benefit for the Group, considering all local restrictions where applicable.
  • The delivery and consolidation of group and local country cash forecasts.
  • Completion and design improvements of international weekly cash flow forecast.
  • Manage group debt and cash position
  • Help analyse and improve processes, and designing new efficient methods of control
  • Design and implement cash planning
  • Support FP&A team with ad-hoc projects to help them accurately forecast and budget their numbers
  • Variance analysis of performance against forecasts
  • Help manage IR and support other ad-hoc projects

Candidate Profile:

  • ACA/CA/CPA fully qualified accountant
  • Experience working within international business at group head office is desirable
  • Strong knowledge of IFRS
  • Experience working within a multi-currency environment and a strong knowledge of FX accounting desirable
  • Strong excel skills
  • Analytical mind and good track record of improving processes and procedures
  • Good communicator and well versed in building relationships