Senior Financial Accountant

  • Job Reference: EH51278
  • Date Posted: 8 January 2018
  • Location: Middlesex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: bonus, pension, private healthcare, 25 days holiday
  • Sector: Qualified, Finalist
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Estha Heiden
  • Email: esthaheiden@walkerdendle.co.uk
  • Telephone: 020 8408 9999

Job Description

Globally recognised retail business is looking for a Senior Financial Accountant to join them on a permanent basis. The role is very much a hybrid and will take ownership of budget, forecast, monthly management accounts and decision support analysis and on the financial accounting side, preparing trial balance, profit and loss accounts, and balance sheets.

The successful candidate will be motivated to develop relationships and work closely with senior managers, initiate process improvements and drive the role forwards. There is some complexity based on the number of entities that this role covers and this is apparent in the profile of candidate that is most suitable.

The ideal profile is a Qualified accountant with multi entity experience, good systems knowledge both ERP systems and reporting tools, deadline driven, strong interpersonal skills, exposure and experience of reporting in line with UK and US GAAP, ambitious and self-starting, commercially aware and the ability to add value to decision making processes.