Senior Accountant

United Kingdom
£45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + benefits package
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Your new company

An established, business-to-business travel company with an annual turnover of roughly £20 million are looking to hire a Senior Accountant to join their stable finance function in the City of London. With 3,000 staff in 86 offices, the company has one of the biggest travel networks on the planet.

Your new role

The Senior Accountant will be primarily responsible for supporting the UK Head of Finance within the UK Finance function. The role also will need you to support the company's UK internal and external reporting obligations and to produce timely, accurate financial information and financial statements.

This is a fairly well-rounded role, with elements of financial reporting, as well as cash flow forecasting - and year end. This role will also require to take on ad-hoc projects, as and when needed.

What you'll need to succeed

You will need to be a fully qualified accountant, with either ACA or ACCA qualification. You will need to have good experience in the use of Hyperion and HFM systems. Previous experience with UK GAAP and IFRS is also necessary due to the global nature of this business.

Due to the nature of the role, an element of working with senior stakeholders is also needed to be truly successful - as is the ability work on your own initiative and gain solid relationships.

What you'll get in return

This is an opportunity to join a stable finance function, and be rewarded with a competitive salary. Due the broad nature of the role, there is the ability to gain great exposure to different finance duties and responsibilities, which can be advantageous later on in your career.

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