Financial Reporting Accountant

Recruiter
Finance and Accounting
Location
High Wycombe
Salary
£300 - £400 per day
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An Interim Financial Reporting Accountant is required to join an exceptional company based near High Wycombe for a period of six months. If you are an ambitious and technically astute finance professional looking for a challenging, deadline driven environment then please apply to find out more.

This organisation is a major UK brand and is offering a role within the Financial Reporting Function that is critical to the business as a whole.

The financial reporting function acts as a centre of excellence for technical accounting issues providing advice to the wider business on ad hoc queries and is continually looking to improve processes and procedures.

This is a high profile role that will suit a technically minded qualified accountant and has significant interaction with the UK Finance Director.

The Role

As the Interim Financial Reporting Accountant you will be required to join the existing finance team to take part in the consolidation of UK divisional returns to produce and review Group results. You will also be required to challenge these results once divisions have submitted them and will support through both month and year end reporting processes.

This role will involve reporting directly into the Head of Financial Reporting while also supporting the business divisions on a daily basis, skill set wise this role will require an in depth technical understanding of UK financial reporting and statutory accounting as well as the ability to analyse and draw conclusions form prior year results.

This role will involve production of parts of the annual and statutory reports including analytical review and analysis of divisional submissions for the relevant notes, obtaining explanations and understanding of the figures as well as acting as a point of contact for the auditors across year end.

If you are a technically astute accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA) with a strong technical background then please apply to find out more. This role would suit an ambitious and confident individual who can hit the ground running and add value in a short period of time.

Your Profile

The successful Interim Financial Reporting Accountant is likely to be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA) with experience of financial reporting of a large corporate business, either from industry or from practice. They will be intellectually inquisitive and technically strong, with good analytical skills and will have proactive problem solving capabilities. The candidate will be required to remain technically up to date in all areas of financial reporting.

The Company

This business is based modern offices near High Wycombe, they are a major UK brand with a long history of excellence in their field.

Salary & Benefits

£300-400 per day. Parking is available free of charge, alternatively the office is close to the train station and served by bus routes as well.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms:https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-statement


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