Senior Financial Accountant - GAPP

EF Recruitment
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
This company is a highly successful SaaS specialist with clients throughout the world. They are now seeking a qualified Financial Accountant for an initial 6 month contract based in central London Skills required: 1.) Strong technical (GAAP/IFRS) and financial accounting expertise. US GAAP experience an asset. 2.) 6+years relevant experience is required 3.) Large accounting software package expertise (Oracle financials preferred) 4.)Business/Accounting degree. Professional Accounting qualification. 5.) You should have strong knowledge on US/UK GAAP reports Responsibilities : •Participate in the month and quarter end close process and related responsibilities for the accounting department including reviewing other team members’ work. Records, classifies, and summarizes financial transactions and events in accordance with US GAAP. •Perform non-routine financial analysis and moderately complex modelling projects. •Responsible for compiling, and interpreting financial information and support for the corporate finance department and implementing internal controls and compliance initiatives. •Prepare monthly/quarterly/annual analytics to support accounting assumptions and approach. •Statutory accounts (US GAAP to UK GAAP) and corporate tax activities. •Various project and ad hoc analysis to support business decisions. Aid internal customers in compiling financial information; provide technical advice and analytical support. •Involvement in tax and statutory audits Benefits Great working environs, located close to Victoria station. 6 month contract but may well be extended to 12 months. Casual dress code