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Senior Financial Accountant

Job Title: Senior Financial Accountant
Contract Type: permanent
Location: London
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
REF: CG2109SFA_1632244203
Contact Name: Charlotte Garfield
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Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Our client, a dynamic and highly regarded employer that operates at the luxury end of the market, is looking to source a Senior Financial Accountant to join this talented team. We are looking for someone with a proven track record supporting the financial close activities in a fast-paced finance function, well versed undertaking transactional activities (journals, allocations, accruals etc) as well as complex reconciliations and reporting.

The business is going through an exciting period of growth and innovation, so this is definitely a fantastic time to join to get the best access to future progression and reward.

Main duties include:
* Performing and reporting on ongoing and monthly accounting transactional activities including journal and allocation processing, balance sheet reconciliation & review, period close accounting and reporting
* Preparing statutory accounts
* Approval of transactional postings to support closure of books
* Substantiating reconciliations
* Partnering closely with relevant commercial finance teams to understand the budget/forecast for relevant area
* Providing commentary on key management accounting lines
* Supporting team members to resolve variances and issues quickly

Key skills & experience required:
* ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified
* Ideally trained in practice but others with a strong technical background will be considered
* Knowledge of accounting and reporting standards
* Experience in a fast-paced, medium-large company environment
* Strong attention to detail, able to provide accurate and timely reporting
* Versatile and adaptable to change
* A positive and proactive mindset
* Confident and credible self-starter

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