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Financial Accountant

Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West End, London
Industry:
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Contact Name: Harper May
Job Published: May 6 2022

Job Description

My client is one of the UK's most successful property groups specialising in world class developments and instantly recognisable hospitality facilities. They manage a diverse portfolio of properties and they have ambitions to spread into Europe and America. They are looking for a group financial accountant for their West London office.

The duties of the role include.

  • Working closely to the Finance Director providing the successful candidate with a strong opportunity to learn and gain insight into all aspects of business operations. Tasks are expected to include:
  • Quarterly management accounts and projections
  • Cashflow / treasury management
  • VAT returns
  • Corporation tax and compliance. Computations prepared in house by FD. Formal returns and computations prepared by Deloitte, reviewed and checked before submission.
  • Responsibility for ongoing validation of Sage software and oversight of Property Administrator and Bookkeeping Assistant
  • Year-end financial statements, annual audit and resolution of audit queries
  • Assisting in the management of the banking relationship including facility monitoring and covenant compliance packs
  • Assisting with financial evaluation of transactions
  • Working closely with property team to ensure rent and service charges collected effectively
  • Support the delivery of the 5-year strategic plan
  • Biannual dividend and debenture interest payments
  • Ad hoc projects

Applying candidates must have.

  • ACA, ACCAor CIMA
  • Excellent analytical, organisational and communication skills
  • In-depth computer skills
  • Significant experience withIFRS, FRS and UK GAAP
  • Proactive mindset and experience of contributing to significant projects