Group Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Axon Moore
Location
Coventry
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An ambitious Group Financial Accountant to is required to join this growing FTSE 100 finance team. Reporting to the Group Financial Accounting Manager, the Group Financial Accountant will be responsible for the delivery of a group accounting service whilst responsible for the consolidation of the financial information for all entities in the group (including management and statutory accounts, budgets, plans and forecasts and ensuring compliance with IFRS and UK GAAP).
KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
- Consolidation of the financial results, position and cash flow for monthly management accounts, budgets, forecasts and plans in accordance with the timetables set by group financial performance.
- Reviewing and challenging the consolidated information for unusual or unexpected balances appearing on consolidation, and working with finance teams and group financial accountant to resolve issues identified.
- Consolidation of the financial results, position, and statutory disclosures for interim and year end external reporting.
- Delivering the consolidated financial statements and interim report ensuring compliance with IFRS and UK GAAP.
- Monitoring compliance with group accounting policies and guidance.
- Maintaining regular communication with the finance teams to understand business developments and its impacts on financial reporting.
- Providing guidance to finance teams on financial reporting implications of new business developments.
- Supporting the accounting for complex areas especially in relation to financial instruments.
- Delivering the yearend financial accounting process and liaising with external auditor
This is an exceptional opportunity for a chartered accountant who is either looking to make their first move from the profession or who is already working in a complex business that is looking for a business that can offer them unparalleled exposure to all areas of finance and the career opportunities that this brings with it.
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