Financial Accountant

Posted 21 February by JSS Search Limited

Our client a highly acquisitive Real Estate business based in the heart of London, require an Accountant to join their friendly team in their HQ.

The purpose of the role is to provide the overall framework for financial control, supporting the finance team and business to meet its ambitious growth plans

Take responsibility for all aspects of financial accounting, including: - Maintaining a sound framework of internal control and managing the financial systems;

  • Preparation of statutory accounts and review of accounting policies;
  • Preparation of a monthly balance sheet and all reconciliations;
  • Monitoring and reporting capital expenditure and maintaining fixed assets register;
  • Preparing supporting information for corporation tax and VAT returns;
  • Maintaining the property lease accounting model, in accordance with current financial accounting standards;
  • Liaising with internal and external auditors;
  • Providing technical accounting advice within the finance team and to business areas as required.

Work closely with the Financial Controller on the co-ordination of monthly forecasting, annual budgeting and business planning activities for the balance sheet and cash flow

Report the cash flow forecast and quarterly balance sheet information to Group as part of the routine management reporting cycle

Good education to at least graduate level/equivalent

Appropriate accounting qualification (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)

Proven experience of working in a commercially focused finance team, preferably in a fast paced, multi-site, SME environment

Required skills

  • ACA
  • ACCA
  • Commercial Awareness
  • Fixed Assets
  • VAT

Reference: 34521195

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