Group Financial Reporting Accountant

Expiring today

Recruiter
Wade Macdonald
Location
Reading
Salary
£45000 - £50000/annum
Posted
22 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
I am currently working with a FTSE 100 business based in Reading on the recruitment of a Group Financial Reporting Accountant. This is an ideal opportunity for a highly ambitious newly qualified accountant to join a company where they can contribute significant value to Group Finance.

In this position, you will be a critical member of the team for the Groups statutory half-year and year-end reporting cycle. You will also support the preparation of the monthly Group consolidation in the groups reporting system. Further key responsibilities include:

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Support the Group Financial Reporting Manager in the efficient and timely preparation of the monthly group management accounts.
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Review of reporting packs submitted by subsidiary entities.
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Foreign exchange proof and reconciliation.
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Work closely with the Group Treasury, Group Tax and Group Performance Management teams to validate monthly reporting.
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Identify and propose improvements and efficiencies in existing processes.
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Involvement in ad hoc financial reporting and financial systems projects, such as implementing improvements in reporting.

To be considered for this role, you will be a practice trained (ideally top 10) chartered accountant. This role would suit a highly ambitious, newly qualified accountant keen on securing their first move into industry. Other requirements include a good understanding of IFRS and FTSE reporting processes.

In return, you will benefit from a competitive salary, along with an award winning benefits scheme.

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity