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Statutory Accountant

Job Title: Statutory Accountant
Contract Type: permanent
Location: Ealing, London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
REF: SM 290120 STAC_1580321968
Contact Name: Stephen McCarthy
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Vitae have partnered with a global business based in West London to source a technically strong ACA / ACCA Qualified Financial Accountant. This role is responsible for managing or overseeing the statutory reporting requirements for the Group and its subsidiaries. The team is responsible for supporting the production of multiple individual subsidiary/branch financial statements under local GAAP.

Key responsibilities:
*Maintaining and reconciling Oracle secondary ledgers to Oracle USGAAP primary ledgers, including posting journals required for local statutory reporting in the secondary ledgers
*Ensuring all necessary accounting information and records are provided to the local accounting firm and reconciling local books to Oracle records (Primary and, where applicable, Secondary ledgers).
*Either working directly with Audit Partners
*Supporting the Manager in advising on technical accounting and financial reporting issues and the implication on the Group's financial statements
*Regional Accounting, Central Accounting, FP&A, Payroll, Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable teams, Tax and Legal teams

The ideal candidate will be a technically strong Accountant with prior experience in statutory accounts preparation including ETB and strong reconciliation experience.
Financial reporting experience will also be essential (FRS 101/102 and sound working knowledge of US GAAP.

This role requires someone that can not only identify issues but can work effectively to resolve them, with support and guidance from the Statutory Accounts Manager. In return, the company can offer a competitive salary and benefits package as well as the opportunity to progress internally.