Country Accountant - UK & US

Gem Partnership
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Country Accountant – UK & US

Salary: Market Leading

Location: North East

Venator is a leading global chemical company dedicated to the development and manufacture of titanium dioxide pigments and performance additives. It has a broad and versatile portfolio of leading pigments and additives that includes many well-known brand names and industry-leading products. Venator operates 27 facilities and employs more than 4,500 people, which serve customers in more than 110 countries.

The Role

An opportunity exists to join Venator at their global headquarters in Wynyard, England. The Country Accountant will deliver financial and compliance-based services to internal customers with an emphasis on UK GAAP, statutory financial statements and taxation issues and, as such, knowledge of local GAAP and taxation is essential. Core responsibilities will include:

Month-end closing activities for financial accounting in US GAAPAnnual financial statement preparation for local UK GAAPPreparation of consolidated accounts for a UK PLC company for local statutory purposesEnsuring all processes meet UK taxation requirementsParticipation in external audit activitiesThe Person

Of graduate calibre in accounting, business or a related discipline, you will be professionally qualified, have several years’ experience in either practice or industry and will have:

Experience in accounting and general ledgerUK GAAP reporting experience (particularly preparation of PLC accounts) and taxation knowledgeIdeally experience in a large scale or PLC environment Excellent IT skills with an emphasis on MS Excel and, ideally, SAPStrong communication and interpersonal skills allied with a detail-focused mentalityVenator offer an exciting opportunity in a successful global company with a commitment to both personal and professional development. If you feel you have the qualities we seek, please forward your CV and covering letter indicating your current package to our retained partner.

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