Accountant - International Reporting
- Full Time
Accountant – International Reporting
We are working on behalf of a FTSE 250 client who have an opportunity for an Accountant – International Reporting to join their Finance team. As Accountant – International Reporting you will lead the international general accounting team within Finance Shared Services to deliver robust accounting and reporting of financial information across the international business unit.
Salary up to £55,000 + Bonus (10% to 20%) & Benefits Package
As Accountant – International Reporting key responsibilities will include:·Ensure accuracy, completeness and robustness of financial information included in the periodic Management Information Packs (MIP) and full year/half year statutory disclosure packs for GB, Head Office and Ireland·Ensure all financial information reflects the underlying financial records of the business, complies with group requirements and provide insight to the business·Manage senior management expectations to minimise surprises and/or audit issues·Manage journal reviews, balance sheet reconciliation process and balance sheet scorecard·Minimise number of manual adjustments by understanding and improving processes underpinning the SAP and BPC financials such that data flows freely between systems·Manage production of insightful P&L, BS and CF analysis and reporting·Liaise with the overheads reporting team to understand key variances·Budget/forecasting -Support business partners including the overheads team in collecting and collating budget/forecast data·Business partneringManage the team’s interactions with finance business partners·Audit and control -Continuous improvement of period end close processes, MIP preparation processes and presentations·Reduce amount of manual intervention required such as journal corrections, manual adjustments and creation/use of manual reports
To be successful in the role of Accountant – International Reporting you will have the following skills and attributes:·Qualified accountant (ACA / CA preferred but other financial qualifications will also be considered)·Post-qualified experience, ideally 1 to 3 years in a FMCG environment – preferable·Experience of managing a team·High level of technical accounting competence·Strong analytical and interpretative skills·Ability to identify issues, be proactive and subsequently problem solve through to resolution·Ability to manage multiple tasks and deliver quality output in a fast paced, rapidly changing environment·Excellent communication skills – both verbal and written. Able to clearly articulate finance concepts to non-finance colleagues·Familiarity with process for preparation of statutory accounts and disclosure requirements
If you are looking to join a forward thinking and successful company with the opportunity for career progression, then please apply immediately.In return our client offers a competitive salary up to £55,000 + Bonus (10% to 20%) and Benefits Package.
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