Financial Accountant

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    FMCG & Retail

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £47000 - £52000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lily Caise

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


I've working for an SME Retail business based in Central London, where I'm hiring for a Financial Accountant. This business is experiencing really high growth and has a generous company culture.

The role of Financial Accountant will include:

  • IFRS reporting, including quarterly and annual disclosures
  • Implementation and monitoring of J-SOX controls
  • Key involvement of month end P&L reviews and balance sheet analysis
  • Building relationships with store managers to identify potential accounting issues and help managers understand their P&Ls
  • Liaise with Corporate Planning to aid P&L management and insight
  • Ongoing coaching and training of outsourced accounting and AP functions
  • Preparation and review of monthly journals and balance sheet reconciliations

The suitable candidate for the role of Financial Accountant must be/have:

  • Ability to communicate with management and store colleagues on accounting topics and business operations
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • IFRS background and working knowledge of balance sheet and P&L classifications
  • Strong experience with the audit process
  • Organised, proactive, process orientated and deadline driven

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