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Financial accountant

Job Title: Financial accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: City of London, London
Industry:
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Reference: FC2222_1524240540
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: April 20, 2018 17:09

Job Description

Our current client is one of the most prestigious brands in the cosmetic industry. This multinational cooperation are one of the biggest players in the market. They have a growing consumer base, and as a result have recently expanded to China. They are seeking an experienced accountant able to cope with the pressures this career entails. The desired candidate will be entirely self-motivated and able to work to tight deadlines.

Key responsibilities

  • Examine financial records and accounting statements
  • Summarising data, information and trends in the market
  • Prepares quarterly and annual statements
  • Calculate taxes owed and prepare tax returns
  • Work with business managers to assess financial statements

Desired characteristics

  • ACCA or CIMA qualified
  • Previous experience as an accountant is preferred
  • Self-motivated
  • Good IT software skills
  • Organisational skills and ability to manage deadlines