European Finance Officer ** exclusive to Reed Finance**

Reed Finance
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Reed Finance have been engaged on an exclusive basis to recruit a European Finance Officer for a global entity.

This is an exciting time for this iconic business, part of a NYSE listed organisation, who are going through a major transformation centralising their global support functions to the UK.

The role of European Finance Officer will report directly to the European CFO and be the primary lead in the accounting function. This is the first recruit to the finance team, after which the recruitment of transactional staff will follow.

Overseeing an Accounts Assistant, initially tasks will include:

• Preparation of the monthly and annual financial statements in accordance to US GAAP
• Managing the month end and annual closure process
• Participate in the preparation of the group’s consolidated financial statements
• Prepare and reconcile balance sheet accounts, including inter-company accounts, accruals, payroll liabilities etc.
• Preparing accounting data for tax inspections
• Assist in the compilation of information for the Company’s annual tax return

You will review, develop and implement policies and procedures with an emphasis on internal controls and be involved in special projects as they arise.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join at the beginning of what we foresee to be a leading local business, whilst the company grows the team.

Given the seniority of this post we are seeking interested finance professionals who

• Hold an appropriate accountancy qualification such as ACA, ACCA or ACMA
• Have an understanding of US GAAP
• Demonstrate experience of inter-company accounting
• Have worked in a managerial capacity.

You will have excellent time management and organisational skills, professional in your approach, able to adapt to ever-changing situations, take pride in your work and consistently deliver results.

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