Interim Senior Accountant

Recruiter
Robert Half
Location
Slough
Salary
£250 - £300 per day
Posted
03 Dec 2017
Closes
03 Jan 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time


We are looking for a qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) accountant to join our clients head office finance team on an interim basis. You will be part of a dynamic team with instant exposure to different areas of the business. The role is a dynamic role with consistent challenges. You will be involved in delivering both month end reporting and year-end reporting, including the year-end audit and preparation of statutory accounts all whilst supported by a genuine and helpful team.



The Candidate:
  • Qualified accountant (ACA / ACCA/ CIMA)
  • Audit experience
  • Experience in creating and reviewing UK statutory accounts
  • Recent experience with month-end reporting and year-end reporting, including preparation of management reporting information
  • Required to have a flexible, problem solving, hands-on approach


  • Will have strong Excel skills and will be proficient in Word and Powerpoint.
  • Will have strong reasoning skills, able to clearly articulate themselves and explain financial information to both senior members of staff to non-financial staff


Responsibilities:
  • Ensure the efficient and timely delivery of the month end close to ensure a seamless process from closing to delivery of management information, agreeing deadlines and reporting expectations and ensuring these are adhered to.
  • Ensure the efficient and timely delivery of the year-end close to ensure a seamless process from closing to delivery final results, agreeing deadlines and reporting expectations and ensuring these are adhered to.
  • Ensure we are ready for the external audit and have prepared the required information in line with the internal time table.
  • Prepare monthly P&L analysis including waterfalls calling out key drivers in period vs forecasts/budgets
  • Other adhoc duties as required


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