Senior Financial Accountant / Accounting Manager

Massenhove Recruitment Ltd
London (Greater)
To be discussed on application
11 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Financial Accountant - 12 Month Fixed Term Contract

Job type: Technology

Availability to start: Immediate

Senior Financial Accountant: About the job

My city-based, global technology client is seeking an experienced accounting professional to take on the role of Accounting Manager (reporting to the Finance Controller), to help support the completion of financial accounts for the business. The role will have a broad scope of responsibilities across all financial and accounting activities.

This position requires a highly motivated individual who is comfortable with rapid changes in direction and environment. The successful candidate will be detail oriented and a team player.

Senior Financial Accountant: Role Overview

Manage workflow for month, quarterly and year end close processes

Maintenance, periodic testing and reporting of financial controls as described under SOX 404 documentation

Identify and explain accounting issues with relevant accounting guidance to the management team

Coordinate with external provider on statutory reporting requirements

Support AR and AP staff

Support business development

Work collaboratively with all functions

Update and implement all necessary business policies, internal controls and accounting practices

Ad hoc and special projects

Senior Financial Accountant: Key Requirements

ACA/CIMA/ACCA/CPA qualified or equivalent

Strong knowledge of new UK and US GAAP

Strong understanding of financial reporting processes and controls

Previous experience in public accounting required, big 4 preferred

Knowledge of Workday financial management system a plus

Minimum 3-5 years of experience, ideally in the technology and creative/media business Industry

Advanced excel skills and high level of written and verbal English with editing skills

Company Culture

· Flexible schedule and a goal oriented culture

· Competitive rates and opportunity to grow with the company

· Fun work environment and tech company culture with an upbeat motivated team

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