Newly Qualified Group Accountant ACA

Vitae Financial Recruitment Limited
London, South East England
18 Jun 2017
18 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Newly Qualified Group Accountant
c£40-45k + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Kings Cross, London

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Newly Qualified ACA from a medium sized practice looking for their first step into industry. Our client, a UK leader within their industry are looking to source a bright and highly ambitious Newly Qualified Group Accountant to join their growing Finance team. Sitting within the group function of a £600 million t/o company, working closely with the senior management team will provide the opportunity to influence decisions and add immediate value. This highly visible role reports into the Group Financial Controller.

The ideal candidate will have a strong academics and a minimum 2:1 degree from a top university. To be considered you will be newly qualified (ACA/ACCA) and ideally from a top 30 firm where you've prepared financial statements/ statutory accounts and had exposure to group consolidation.

Key Responsibilities:
-Assist the preparation of statutory accounts and year-end audit
-Production of Financial Accounts
-Assist with consolidation of group month-end accounts
-Hands-on support of the business's external auditors, offering recommendations where appropriate
-Assisting on all Group corporate tax matters including computations
-Assisting on all Group corporate treasury matters, in particular management of cashflows, interest and capital payments, loans, and financial derivatives.
-Assisting with the preparation for the Monthly Board Report, including reconciliations of working capital and cash conversion
-Preparing ad-hoc presentations and analysis for the CEO, CFO and senior management team

What we are looking for:
-Strong academic background with a finance related degree (2:1 minimum)
-Newly qualified (ACA/ACCA)
-Strong excel skills (vlookups and pivot tables as a minimum)
-Knowledge of statutory reporting and audit and consolidation experience
-Ability to prioritise workload and meet tight deadlines

This is a fantastic opportunity for a newly qualified accountant who is progressive and ambitious, looking to progress into a large company. The role offers great exposure to high level finance including M+A and corporate finance as well as developing their key overall finance skills. The client can offer a great working environment that challenges and encourages individuals to develop and succeed.

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