Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Reference: 626_1573750111
Contact Name: Harper May
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Job Published: November 14, 2019 16:48

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with an acquisitive media business who have recently doubled in size. The company have made around 2 acquisitions year on year over the past 10 years and are continuing to do so. Based in the City of London, my client is looking to hire a Financial Accountant to join their team and work alongside the Finance Director. The successful candidate will be fully qualified with prior media experience.

Key responsibilities:

  • Lead on technical reporting under IFRS
  • Setting and regular reporting on KPI's and business drivers
  • Acting as the finance lead on all audit activities
  • provide high level analysis and report to the board
  • Setting operational budgets
  • Production of a rolling 3 year forecast and cashflow forecasting
  • Generating ad-hoc analyses to support marketing planning and strategy
  • Evaluating market trends and competitor analysis

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA
  • Prior media experience
  • Excellent inter-personal and communication skills
  • Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment