Financial Accountant

  • Location:

    City of London, London

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  • Salary:

    £300 - £350 per day

  • Contact:

    Matthew Stent

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 months

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This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a FTSE listed group within a divisional finance function. The role focuses on foreign currency reporting and forecasting; has responsibilities for indirect tax compliance; supports the payroll and bank functions and involves working on any aspect of financial accounts.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Currency cash flow forecasting and booking forward contracts;
  • Undertaking all monthly reconciliations and follow-on investigations and to instigate any process changes
  • Bi-annual mark to market calculations
  • Planning, preparation, review and consolidation of the Group's Annual Budget and preparation of the budget cash flow and debt flow and overview analysis slides
  • Responsibility for the preparation, reporting and forecasting of cash flow and debt flow for the Group and providing monthly analysis for inclusion in the Monthly Trading Report
  • Support for accounting for all acquisitions and disposals, including review of step plans
  • Providing monthly FX analysis and explanation of movements and support plans to mitigate P&L FX movements

Key Requirements:

  • Professional Accountancy Qualification - preferably ACA or ACCA, preferably with at least 1 year post-qualification experience
  • Must have practical experience of a wide range of financial accounts work
  • Experience of engaging/managing multiple key stakeholders
  • Experience of working in or auditing in a Listed/Large Group Company environment
  • Used to working in a fast- paced organisation that is agile and delivers to tight deadlines
  • Immediate availability or up to 1 weeks notice period

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