Financial Accountant

Location
England, London, West End
Salary
£65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted
12 Sep 2019
Closes
19 Sep 2019
Ref
BBBH78631
Contact
Edward Cardona
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Financial Accountant needed for an instantly recognisable publishing business! This is a 6 month contract where the main purpose of this role, will be to identify, streamline and improve the companies reporting processes. The ideal candidate will be ACA qualified (or equivalent) with a couple of years post qualification experience in a similar industry position.

Key responsibilities

  • Formalise monthly/quarterly process and reporting of balance sheet reviews
  • Review existing controls and processes, recommending improvements and implementing accordingly
  • Documentation of processes, controls, policies and procedures
  • Prepare accounting papers to support new or changed initiatives
  • Support interim audit & year end processes
  • Formalise process around monthly reconciliations. This could involve redesigning templates, supporting teams in terms of delivery, following up on key actions
  • Work with wider finance team to develop a monthly reporting dashboard & KPI's
  • Develop & maintain a risk register
  • Provide support on ad hoc queries & projects

This is a fantastic opportunity for a hands on finance professional, to work for a highly reputable brand. The successful candidate will have a strong background of controls and process improvements and be willing to roll their sleeves up and get stuck in. You will need to be a self-starter who can work on your own initiative and bring forward ideas and recommendations.

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