Financial Accountant

Robert Half Limited
London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Robert Half Financial Services are currently working with a large Bank in central London helping them source a Financial Accountant for a 6 month assignment.

The successful Financial Accountant must have worked within Financial Services before, ideally within a Bank, or have audited similar companies whilst training.

The company:

This International Bank offers a highly diversified range of financial services including retail banking, wealth management and investment banking products and services. With total assets of over $700 billion and more than 40,000 employees, they provide services and products to 12 million customers around the world across a wide variety of markets.

The role:

The Financial Accountant will work alongside the Financial Controller, producing the monthly and quarterly reports. As Financial Accountant you shall support the Financial Control function, this will include performing reconciliations, cost and income analysis and GL postings. The Financial Accountant will be responsible for the production of some daily product control reports.

* Assist with month-end close process working with the financial controller and colleagues to ensure all entries required are posted into the accounting system;
* Produce monthly balance sheet and income statement GL code reconciliations
* Assist with the Group consolidation process
* Assist with all statutory audits and interim reviews
* Assists the financial Controller in budget and forecast reports and requests
* Produce VAT reconciliations
* Assist with Corporation Tax return


To qualify for this Financial Accounting position candidates must:

* Hold a recognised university degree
* Be a fully qualified accountant (ACMA, ACA, ACCA)
* Have a background working in financial services
* Have exposure to IFRS
* Be experienced working in a multi - asset organisation
* Be experienced working as part of an international group

Location: central London

Rate: £35 - £45 per hour

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