Senior Management Accountant - 8-10 month Fixed-term Contract

Radley Green
Croydon, Surrey
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is one of the largest and fastest growing Health and Beauty retailers in the UK.

They are looking for a Senior Management Accountant to join their Finance team on a FTC.


  • The primary purpose of the role is to ensure the accuracy and timeliness of corporate financial reporting for relevant entities within the UK Group
  • This includes the preparation of monthly management accounts, quarterly submissions to the parent company and half-year and year-end reporting for external audit

Key Responsibilities

  • Preparing relevant internal and external reporting deliverables for relevant entities including co-ordination of period-end activities as appropriate.
  • Co-ordinate the preparation and review of balance sheet reconciliations for relevant entities, ensuring robust reviews are performed and issues are appropriately resolved/ escalated in a timely manner
  • Develop and produce other relevant financial reports as required
  • Prepare indirect cash flows and balance sheet reporting for relevant entities, ensuring timely and accurate preparation of forecasts and reporting with insightful variance analyses

Experience and skills

  • Experience of management and statutory reporting responsibilities under IFRS, either from industry or external audit perspectives
  • Up-to-date working knowledge of current and forthcoming IFRSs with good working knowledge of IFRSs applicable to the Retail sector
  • Experience of project work on accounting projects/ internal controls projects from an internal/ external audit perspective, with working knowledge of COSO/ Sarbanes-Oxley highly advantageous
  • ACA, ACCA or CIMA qualified with a period of post-qualification experience
  • Educated to degree or equivalent level

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