A market leading and high-growth FTSE listed Consumer Technology business has an opportunity for a Financial Accountant to join their team on a 6-month Fixed Term Contract £50-55k based in London/Hertfordshire
Participate in the month and quarter end close process and related responsibilities for the accounting department including reviewing other team members’ work.
Recording, classifying, and summarizing financial transactions and events in accordance with IFRS.
Providing financial analysis for all disclosures in the annual report and statutory accounts
Compilation of policies, procedures and guidelines over areas of responsibility, looking to improve processes and internal controls
Partnering closely with Commercial Finance, including understanding the budget/forecast for the relevant area(s) in detail and attending stakeholder meetings as and when required
Liaising with the local and international commercial teams
Various project and ad hoc analysis to support business decisions. Aiding internal customers in compiling financial information; provide technical advice and analytical support
Key Candidate requirements:
An Accountancy qualification (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
A good understanding of financial reporting and month-end
Strong knowledge of accounting standards IFRS/FRS 101
Excellent communication skills
Ability to build key stakeholder relationships with both finance and non – finance professionals.
Effectively be able to manage tight workload and deadlines.