Interim Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Sussum Consulting LTD
Location
High Wycombe, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Aug 2019
Closes
22 Aug 2019
Ref
1224762008
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Interim Financial Accountant 9-12 months

High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire

£300-325 per day

About the Role:

Based in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, my client, a leading international FMCG, is looking to recruit a qualified accountant as Interim Financial Accountant for 9-12 months.

The company is a leading international FMCG with an instantly recognisable brand portfolio. The Financial Accountant will be responsible for the periodic accounting and reporting of the UK & European legal entities, the financial control & reporting on a day to day basis as well as being a key contributor to the forecast & planning processes and for ad-hoc reporting and analysis.

Main responsibilities of the Interim Financial Accountant:
  • Monthly, quarterly and annual GL accounting, account reconciliations, and variance analysis, liaising with the SSC and corporate functions.
  • Reporting of financial information to Corporate Head Office, including performance against objectives.
  • Preparation and review of monthly management accounts and any supporting analytical information.
  • Review month end P&L reporting and sales reports for the Management and Sales teams.
  • Cost centre reviews with the business unit leaders to maintain departmental operational costs within budget or forecast.
  • Supporting management teams to understanding their financial data and performance, including the preparation of ad hoc reports;
  • Support the budget/forecast process through preparation and review of overhead budgets with the BU leaders and submission to Corporate HO.
  • Preparation of cash flow forecasts, including variance analyses and submission to Corporate Treasury.
  • Preparation of Statutory Accounts under local GAAP, ensure compliance with applicable local regulatory laws for financial and tax reporting.
  • Supporting internal and external audit requirements to ensure successful audit completions.
  • Driving continuous improvements in processes to deliver more efficient and effective financial reporting.
  • Maintain compliance with company policies and processes, effective internal controls and procedures to ensure organizational risks are minimized

The Ideal candidate for the Interim Financial Accountant:
  • Qualified Accountant (ACA / ACCA / ACMA) with a strong academic record.
  • Experience of Accounting, Reporting, Budgeting, Forecasting, Variance Analysis and Business Support ideally in a fast moving international business.
  • A strong practical knowledge of IFRS.
  • Detail-oriented, with excellent analytical and organizational skills.
  • Developed IT Skills with excellent Excel and experience working with a Large ERP system.
  • Good communication (verbal & written) and interpersonal skills.
  • Self-starter who thrives in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, with the ability to function as a team player

Apply now:

If you are interested in this Interim Financial Accountant role in High Wycombe, then please apply now for immediate consideration!

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