Financial Reporting Accountant
Salary £60000 - £80000 per annum
Location East Sussex
Consultant Tom Barlow
Date posted 12 September 2016
A healthcare group based in Sussex are looking to appoint a Financial Reporting Accountant due to a recent reorganisation, to work closely with the Group Reporting Manager as well as domestic and international stakeholders.
This is a key role in the global financial reporting team. You will have responsibility for preparation of monthly financial results and will have accountability for presenting them to the Group Reporting Manager and functional Head. This is a progressive role and offers an exciting opportunity deputise for the Group Reporting Manager as and when required.
Financial Reporting Accountant duties will include:
- Preparation of monthly management and statutory financial results; month end close process, journals and balance sheet reconciliations
- Preparation of monthly actuals reporting for flash and full close for each of the Global regions, along with variance analysis and commentary
- Develop financial reporting to meet changing business requirements
- Monthly cashflow analysis and reporting
- Ensure that all accounting and financial control policies are understood and applied within the global group.
- Proactively working to improve the financial reporting processes and controls within the function and management of process documentation.
- Where required, deal directly with internal/external auditors, and prepare required reporting/documentation to meet requirements.
You should be/have:
- Big 4 Trained
- Strong financial reporting background, ideally with good understand of insurance accounting
- Strong working knowledge of IFRS and UK GAAP
- Excellent Excel skills
- Highly numerate, with the ability to process financial data quickly and with a strong attention to detail
- Demonstrable problem solvency skills
This organisation is a market leader that has a reputation for nurturing and developing their employees and providing long term career opportunities.
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