Financial Accounting Manager - Top 50 Practice ACA

Recruiter
Communicate Recruitment Solutions LTD
Location
London, South East England
Salary
50000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client, a fast growing media company, are looking for a driven self-starter to join their finance function. This is an ideal step into industry for candidates from a Top 50 practice who are looking for a role within a dynamic and hardworking team. The role will look to transition into a more commercial role after 6-12 months.

The Role:

  • Partner with key stakeholders across the business to get a clear understanding of operational issues and challenges and develop strong working relationships
  • Lead projects to improve the standards and efficiencies of current process
  • Add value by using this operational understanding to identify areas for improvement working with others across the business.
  • Prepare technical accounts and contribute to audit committee reporting
  • External reporting and preparation of quarterly releases
  • Prepare monthly Group Consolidation and financials with relevant analysis working closely with operation including occasional travel.
  • Work with operations and corporate departments to deliver consolidated forecast and budget information
  • Focus on proper treatment of high level value group items such as, acquisition accounting, disposals, impairments and financing
  • Liaise with external auditors to ensure smooth and efficient running of audit and review procedures

    The Candidate:

• ACA Qualified Accountant (or equivalent)
• Top 50 practice
• Technical accounting and paper writing experience
• Exposure to HFM consolidation system
• Strong communication skills and ability to build relationships across the business and liaise with external auditors
• Analytically minded with great finance insight and capabilities
• Well organised, demonstrates strong initiative and ability to problem solve