Interim Group Reporting Accountant

  • £350 - £500 per day
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Temporary, Full time
  • Kennedy Pearce
  • 10 Nov 17 2017-11-10

This Fin-Tech trading firm is a true innovator and is rapidly expanding across all its divisions. With the growth there is a need to strengthen and add to its finance function. Reporting into the Group Financial Controller.

This Fin-Tech trading firm is a true innovator and is rapidly expanding across all its divisions. With the growth there is a need to strengthen and add to its finance function.  Reporting into the Group Financial Controller.

The role will be based in London and the remit is broad and will cover many facets of group related reporting and control.

The responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:
•Preparation of consolidated IFRS accounts from local country GAAP accounts (UK, Germany, Switzerland, Singapore). This will include working with the regional offices in the preparation of the income statement, balance sheet, cash flow, notes to the accounts, audit file compilation etc.
•Ensuring IFRS/GAAP compliance
•Group transfer pricing development and control
•Internal control framework oversight (e.g. inter company controls, balance sheet substantiation)
•Group management reporting (management accounts, board reporting, forecasting and budgeting)
•Group business performance analysis (including Key Performance Indicator development and reporting)
•Group cash flow monitoring and management
•Develop internal accounting guidelines to include reporting timetables.
•Assist with external funding transactions.
•Assist with the implementation of a group wide financial reporting packageThe business operates with a relatively flat structure and is very much a hands on function. The right candidate will work well in a dynamic, entrepreneurial environment and be excited by the possibility of joining a fast moving, ambitious company.

The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant from an audit or technical reporting background and have strong and up to date technical IFRS / IFRS9 knowledge. Previous preparation of group consolidated accounts involving different currencies is preferred. A financial services background is not mandatory but awareness of and an interest in this sector is beneficial.