Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: 7715_1579884961
Contact Name: Harper May
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Job Published: January 24, 2020 16:56

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with a high growth technology business based in Central London who are seeking a Financial Accountant to join their team. Specialising in data services, my client is consistently considered ranked as one of the best places to work in the UK, and is always striving to innovate. With opportunities for career progression, this role will suit someone who has ambitions to one day move into a Financial Controller role within the business. The successful candidate will have technology experience and be fully qualified.

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 technology/data experience
  • Keen interest and ambition to progress into a Financial Controller
  • Previous experience in a high growth company
  • 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