Financial Accountant North Hampshire
An outstanding opportunity at a global, dynamic and highly respected organisation within life sciences.
We are seeking a Financial Accountant to help control the significant financial risks impacting the UK as well as assist within the financial reporting for various entities.
Location: North Hampshire suitable for someone residing in London, Berkshire, Surrey, Buckinghamshire, Hampshire or for someone looking to relocate.
Rate: 250 300 a day
Month end processes
Review and approval of journals and monthly reconciliations
Oversight of month end accounting to ensure local balances are accurately reported
Monthly SOx controls and other business controls over Pricing and Orders to Cash processes
Review and approval of monthly payroll for UK & ROI employees
Review of modified payroll for international assignees
Review and approval of other payroll related activities (e.g. pension investments)
Monthly payroll SOx controls
Responsibility for UK VAT returns and foreign VAT returns (5 countries + UK)
Responsibility for EC Sales list and Intrastat reporting
Statutory accounts and audit
UK statutory audit & accounts preparation oversight for UK companies
Main point of contact for UK employers liability insurance policies
Co-ordination of investment activity in limited partnership investment funds
Other ad-hoc projects that will arise from time to time
Degree and Professional Accounting qualification, with at least 3 years recent post qualification experience
In-depth knowledge of US GAAP and UK GAAP accounting
Experience in and deep understanding of judgmental accounting transactions
Ability to apply strong accounting theory in reviewing accounting activities for compliance with US GAAP/UK GAAP, policies, SOx and other requirements
Knowledgeable of SAP
Advanced proficiency in using Microsoft Office software (Excel, Word, etc.)
Multi-task and prioritize responsibilities
To apply or for more information please get in touch with Ornella via email on .
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