Financial Accountant - Gemstone Sourcing brand - up to £40k

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Energy & Natural Resources

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum + study support

  • Contact:

    Goodman Masson

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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This is a new vacancy which offers an exciting opportunity to work within the finance team of a fast-paced multinational listed mining company. Primarily reporting to the Group Financial Reporting Accountant.


Financial Accounting and Reporting:

* Ownership and preparation of monthly management accounts in strict accordance with Group policies and deadlines.
* Analysis and monitoring of financial performance to budget and forecasts.
* Processing and checking of invoices and expenses.
* Preparing payment request forms, organising payments and managing suppliers and accounts payable.
* Dealing with supplier queries and reconciliation of supplier statements.
* Reconciliation of bank accounts.
* Preparation and submission of VAT reconciliations and returns.
* Preparation and processing of intercompany reconciliations and recharges.
* Ownership of balance sheet accounts, ensuring processes within organisation to avoid risk and produce sound financial information.
* Liaising with the auditors during the audit and supplying required information.
* Assistance with technical accounting including share options (IFRS2), share buy-backs and investment valuations.
* Preparation of ad-hoc reports and analysis, as required.
* Preparation of weekly cash reports and cash forecasts.
* Ad hoc duties and projects.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

* Part-qualified accountant (ACCA, CIMA, ACA etc.), ideally working towards full qualification.
* Solid finance/accounts experience (mining industry experience or similar is preferred).
* Good knowledge of accounting software (ideally Navision) and MS Office with advanced Excel skills. Experience of MS SharePoint would also be beneficial.
* Tax experience, particularly in UK corporation tax, personal tax or VAT would be advantageous.

In addition to a competitive salary there is an excellent benefits package which includes study support. This is based in Oxford Circus.