Group Financial Accountant

Job Title: Group Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Reference: 628_1597165521
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 11, 2020 18:05

Job Description

Harper May are currently working with one of the world's leading Consultancy Services firms to the Finance industry who are looking for a Financial Controller to join their large finance team.The company has gone through a number of fund raises and transactions which have catapulted the business to the next level.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the production of consolidated statutory accounts and annual report for the group and its subsidiaries and managed joint ventures, including liaison with key internal stakeholders and external auditors.
  • As a senior leader, also share responsibility for the skills, output, motivation and development of the wider finance team.
  • Assist in preparation of papers for Audit Committee.
  • Review month end trial balances and oversee balance sheet reconciliations to ensure integrity of the underlying records.
  • Ensure KPI information is produced in a timely and accurate manner to the Investment Strategy department ensuring that all reports agree to the underlying financial data.
  • Assist in the provision and information for the Total Contribution reporting.
  • Undertake ad-hoc tasks and projects as may be required in assisting the Group Financial Controller from time to time.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Is ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified with strong prior knowledge of IFRS
  • Experience of preparing group accounts for external publication is essential
  • Excellent, up to date technical accounting knowledge
  • Experience in the events or leisure sector is essential