Group Financial Accountant

Finance and Accounting
London (Greater)
£45000 - £55000 per annum
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Robert Half Finance and Accounting are recruiting for a Group Financial Accountant for a FTSE 250 Property and Investment Company with a portfolio worth over £4.0billion.

LEADING PROPERTY AND INVESTMENT COMPANY (Excellent Progression Opportunities)- GROUP FINANCIAL ACCOUNTANT - £45-55K base + bonus and excellent benefits



Group Financial Accountant

The role:

Responsible for the preparation of the Group's statutory accounts and supporting financial reporting

Reporting into: Senior Group Financial Accountant


  • Production of entities' financial accounts ensuring compliance with the relevant reporting standards, for submission to stakeholders - Joint Venture Partners, Company Secretariat, Compliance, Bankers and the Financial Services Authority on an annual, quarterly, and bi-annual basis as applicable
  • Support divisional finance teams meet their financial reporting requirements
  • Provide leadership and support to third party suppliers of financial information and review of information received
  • Liaison with internal stakeholders to ensure timely completion and approval of statutory accounts
  • Management of external audit requirements in respect of the annual entity audits of the Groups subsidiaries
  • Work closely with Group Reporting team to ensure changes in accounting policies and applicable standards are understood and implemented
  • Assistance with quarterly consolidation, press release and other Group Reporting led projects


  • ACA qualified - Newly Qualified - 2 Years PQE
  • Prior experience compiling financial statements (required)
  • Strong MS Excel skills (required)
  • Prior exposure to IFRS (required)
  • Prior exposure to FRS101 (desirable)
  • Prior experience with consolidations (desirable)
  • Property background (an advantage)

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