Interim Financial Accountant

Sussum Consulting LTD
High Wycombe, UK
12 Sep 2019
17 Sep 2019
Contract Type
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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