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Financial Accountant Jobs in North London

Financial Accountants produce financial accounts in line with company law using the UK's Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (UK GAAP) or the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS). 

 

Key Responsibilities of a Financial Accountant:

  • Preparing financial statements 
  • Detailed review of each entity's trial balance and associated support schedules;
  • Correction of errors
  • Drafting of UK GAAP or IFRS
  • Collation of Audit files and liaison with auditors
  • Assist in the application of new accounting standards
  • Creating and maintaining accounting spreadsheet models
  • Calculating posting and preparing documentation for intra-group transactions

Desired Skills and Experience of a Financial Accountant:

  • A hardworking individual with a keen eye for detail
  • A qualified accountant (ACA / ACCA / CIMA)
  • Educated to Degree level 
  • Ability to accurately work to tight deadlines
  • Strong Microsoft excel skills

North London is a broad description for the area that sits North of the River Thames. It encompasses many boroughs ranging from Islington through to Camden. Many people living in London see themselves as a North Londoner or a South Londoner and there is a big distinction between the two.