NQ Legal Entity Accountant

5 days left

Recruiter
Kennedy Pearce Consulting
Location
London
Salary
45000.0000
Posted
02 Feb 2017
Closes
02 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A leading Financial Services business in the City are looking for a Newly Qualified ACA Accountant to join them in the Financial Accounting and Legal Entity team. The role is newly created due to the firm growing and needing an extra person as work is being relocated from overseas.

The position will be responsible for 4 Uk legal entities and you will ensure that regular and ad hoc reporting for the UK group is both accurate and timely, and in accordance with relevant accounting standards.

The responsibilities will involve the monthly financial close process for legal entities ensuring all activities are completed in a timely and accurate manner. You will take responsibility for keeping of all financial records, accounts and schedules to the requirements of the auditors and general accepted accounting standards. The role will deal with SPVs and will prepare and/or review of various regulatory returns and maintain Sarbanes Oxley process documentation in specific areas of responsibility.

To be successfully selected you must be a recently qualified Accountant with either an Audit background or Financial Accounting background in Financial Services. This is a technical accounting role so you will learn and develop essential skills in areas such as IFRS.