Finance Transformation Project Accountant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Qualified accountant required to lead finance transformation for magic circle law firm. 12 month FTC £75-£100K

Your new company
You will be working for a magic circle law firm at their impressive London City offices. They are a global leader in their field and work with multi-national FTSE listed clients. Sitting within the Group Finance team you will be leading a global finance transformation project.

Your new role
My client is looking for a qualified accountant to lead a major finance transformation. You will be coming in to assess the current finance structure of the firm and identify potential change with the aim of reducing exchange exposure from the global balance sheet. You will be managing the project from start to finish, working with senior stakeholders to implement solutions. You will be a technically strong accountant as you will be ensuring that all changes are in line with financial compliance as well as having strong project management skills.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a technically strong qualified accountant ideally ACA with an audit background. You will have significant post qualified experience in either a technical accounting role with some project experience or have moved from practice into finance transformation focused roles. Legal sector experience is not required, but you must come from multi-national and multi-currency businesses to understand the complexity of the project.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a salary between £75,000 to £100,000 on an initial 12 month contract. Being a leading law firm you will also be entitled to a generous benefits package.

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