Interim Financial Accountant

Job Title: Interim Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Reference: BBBH783_1525195083
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 01, 2018 18:18

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with an international consulting business based in Shoreditch. This exciting company won multiple awards in 2016, largely due to their in-depth market knowledge and personal approach. My client provides thorough and reliable strategic advice to a number of clients around the globe, but mainly focuses on the technology sector - where they are market leaders. The company is currently seeking an interim Financial Accountant to lead their technical accounting function and ensure the continued success of their brand. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic, project based environment with international branches.

Key responsibilities:

  • Leading the group consolidation process
  • Presenting Financial analysis to the board of Directors
  • Full ownership of year end reporting function including the preparation of statutory accounts under IFRS and UK-GAAP
  • Using IRIS software to post all technical accounts
  • Forecast cash flow positions of the Group including weekly, annual and long range forecasts.
  • Updating and maintaining financial controls and procedures
  • Organising group tax strategy and planning
  • Offering financial leadership in developing commercial strategy and business plans

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Fully qualified ACA would be advantageous
  • Must have prior IRIS software experience
  • Must be immediately available
  • Ability to work with a high level of accuracy and meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • Excellent Excel skills