Financial Accountant

Recruiter
KennedyPearce Consulting
Location
City of London, London
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A fantastic career opportunity has become available for newly/recently qualified Financial Accountant.

The vacancy is in one of the world's most elite foreign exchange firm's and a background within the financial services industry or practice is required. Our client is looking for a skilled financial accountant to be responsible for the preparation of monthly management accounts, VAT compliance and undertaking some regulatory reporting.

Responsibilities

  • Assist in compiling the monthly management accounts - posting monthly journals relating to interest, tax and intercompany recharges.
  • Conduct departmental cost analysis.
  • Assist with VAT compliance.
  • Compile and provide initial analysis of the monthly P&L.
  • Complete tax analysis reports.
  • The development and maintenance of finance policies and procedures.
  • To analyse and review the trading balance sheet for monthly changes and potential errors.
  • To conduct reconciliations between third party statements, the trading platform and accounting system.

Requirements

  • Qualified ACA or ACCA accountant.
  • Either practice experience based in accounts preparation and tax compliance, or industry experience within the financial services sector.
  • Experience of accounting IFRS.
  • Foreign exchange experience preferable. Commodity, brokerage, or equity trading experience suitable.
  • Experience with the following accounting software desirable; SAGE 200, Caseware and Alphatax.