Accounts Analyst - Financial Services Graduate with Placement

Recruiter
Goodman Masson
Location
London, South East England
Salary
27000.0000
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

JOB SPECIFICATION

Job Title: Accounts Analyst - Upstream

Department: Exploration and Production - Finance

Reporting to: E&P Financial Controller

Key Responsibilities

Month-end duties including

  • Preparing bank reconciliations and intercompany confirmations
  • Calculation, preparation & input of journal entries for E&P companies
  • preparation of monthly Withholding tax returns for filing with local tax authorities
  • preparation of monthly cost recovery statements and supporting documentation
  • Assist with preparation of Statutory Accounts for E&P group companies
  • Assist with preparation of local tax returns and local books for all overseas registered branches
  • Maintain accurate and complete supporting documentation for above
  • Provide SUN system support, run financial reports as part of the month end and exception reports to ensure system controls are being adhered to
  • Review and document internal controls to ensure compliance with policies and standards
  • Support annual group year-end audit and ad hoc Joint Venture, cost recovery and tax audits
  • Collating timesheet data and preparing summary reports
  • Processing invoices
  • Ad hoc analysis as required

Education & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Graduate with 1 or 2 years business experience (E&P company or similar business environment preferred)
  • Good A-Level results (ideally including maths) and a good degree (at least a 2:1)
  • An interest in or already studying either CIMA or ACCA
  • Highly numerate individual which will be tested at interview stage
  • Advanced IT skills with a demonstrable aptitude for systems and excel

This is an excellent opportunity for an organised, detailed, pro-active and financially-minded graduate to gain a broad range of experience and learn a great deal. You will have the opportunity to get involved in the various aspects of the Finance function of the E&P team as well as learning about the E&P business and the systems we use.