Group Accountant ACA/ACCA

Recruiter
Vitae Financial Recruitment Limited
Location
London, South East England
Salary
40000.0000
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Newly Qualified Group Accountant
c£40-48k + 10% Bonus With 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, or equally a newly qualified ACCA from a group company background looking for a step up with broad exposure to M&A and corporate finance.

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. . This highly visible role reports into a dynamic Group Financial Controller and offers great exposure to the CFO and other board members.

Sitting within the group function of a rapidly growing, private equity backed £600 million t/o company, working closely with the senior management team will provide the opportunity to influence decisions and add immediate value.

To be considered you will be newly qualified (ACA/ACCA) and ideally either from a top 30 firm where you've prepared financial statements/ statutory accounts or moving from industry having had exposure to group consolidation.

Key Responsibilities:
-Assist with consolidation of group month-end accounts
-Assisting with the preparation for the Monthly Board Report, including reconciliations of working capital and cash conversion
-Monthly and Quarterly Shareholder and Bank Reports
-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 in the Group budgeting process
-Supporting the Director of M&A on projects as required
-Preparing ad-hoc presentations and analysis for the CEO, CFO and senior management team

What we are looking for:
-Strong academic background excellent degree (2:1 minimum)
-Finalist or Newly qualified (ACA/ACCA)
-Strong excel skills (vlookups and pivot tables)
-Knowledge of statutory reporting and audit and group 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 an ambitious and acquisitive company. The client can offer a great working environment that challenges and encourages individuals to develop and succeed.

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