Group Accountant - £55-65k - London - Leisure

Recruiter
Executive Talent Solutions
Location
Central London, London
Salary
55000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Executive Talent Solutions are working with an award winning leisure business to recruit a Group Accountant.

The position of Group Accountant will be based in their central London office and offers a salary between £55 and £65k plus excellent benefits.

This role is ideally suited to a pro-active and ambitious qualified accountant who is looking to further their career and personal development within a fast paced environment. This is a high profile role with exposure to board level directors and senior finance professionals across the organization.

Group Reporting

  • Provide support to the Group Financial Controller

  • Lead the monthly multi-currency consolidation of the group results and forecast, including:

    • update of consolidation journals including review of intercompany eliminations

    • analysis of central costs, central cash and variances

  • Prepare the monthly consolidated Flash report

  • Liaise directly with the divisional and business unit finance teams

  • Assist with preparation of the monthly management accounts and Board reports

  • Assist with preparation of the interim and year end annual reports

  • Liaise with the external auditors

  • Undertake consolidation system report writing and data analysis

    Budgeting and Strategic Planning

    Assist the Group Financial Controller in the budget and strategic planning processes

  • Prepare the group budget documents for the board

    Head Office Accounting

  • Prepare the statutory financial statements for the head-office companies

  • Manage interest calculations for intercompany loans and internal interest payments across the group

  • Completion of Companies House returns

Candidates will ideally be ACA qualified with audit experience from within a top 10 firm plus Group Accounting experience in industry (potentially secondment).