Group Accountant

Sheridan Maine London
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is a leading private equity company based in central London. They specialise in real estate investment and development, and venture capital. Some of their investments include data centres, racecourses, pub companies, aerodromes, technology and media. Whist their real estate holdings are broadly diversified, encompassing office, retail, hotel, residential and infrastructure properties across the world.

They are currently looking for a Group Accountant to join their finance team gaining exposure across a variety of business sectors. Reporting to the Financial Controller, the position would suit an individual looking to secure a long term position that would allow to successful candidate to learn and develop, as well as apply their analytical skills and leadership experience.

Duties and responsibilities:

• Preparation of monthly management accounts

• Preparation of statutory UK company accounts including consolidated accounts and liaising with auditors and tax personnel

• Monthly processing into the JDE ledger including review and posting of journals and ensuring all income and expenses are accounted for correctly

• Accounting for acquisitions and disposals

• Budgets, forecasts and cash flow

• Cash management, bank transfers and other related banking functions

• Undertaking due diligence for potential lettings and purchases

• Involvement in the credit control and debt recovery processes

• Analysing company performance and reporting to management

• Financial analysis and reporting for surveyors and asset managers

• Statutory, compliance and taxation reporting including VAT returns, preparing data for corporation tax returns and reporting to bondholders and rating agencies

• Process, procedure and policy review and improvement

If you think this exciting opportunity is the next step for you then please contact us ASAP!

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

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