Senior Accountant


  • £55000 per annum
  • London
  • Posted: 24/11/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 387142429

Job Details

“Leadership is not being in charge; it is about taking care of people in your charge.” Simon Sinek.
 
Sheridan Maine is delighted to be working with an international property group to recruit a Senior Accountant (ACA, ACCA or equivalent) to join their team in central London.
 
This a fantastic opportunity for a qualified accountant to join a leading global business and take ownership from the off!
 
Your responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of monthly management reports and analysis including Planning Budgeting Forecasting, Business Unit Reporting, Commercial Assessments and operational reports, ensuring reconciliation and accurate variance analysis
  • Identify and analyse any material exceptions to forecast and plan against actuals, and prepare corresponding commentary
  • Prepare economic and sales forecasts and period adjustments, collating and analysing information
  • Conduct research pertaining to the application of appropriate data and processing methods and analysis, recording and reporting of financial information to support informed decision making
  • Manage data quality and integrity of monthly management reports including Planning Budgeting Forecasting, Business Unit Reporting, Commercial Assessments and operational reports
  • Contribute to financial transactions and statistics reflecting earnings, profits, cash balances and other financial results to ensure compliance with approved accounting standards
  • Preparation of external reporting to ensure consistency, accuracy and timeliness of financial reporting to achieve regulatory and business outcomes
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders to increase networks and allow for exchange of information
  • Drive and ensure compliance to Financial Accounting and Reporting policies, procedures and contractual commitments under financing and proactively identify and raise non-compliant issues with the indirect report
  • Ensure applicable Financial Accounting and Reporting documentation and supporting procedures exist and are up to date
  • Work together with the external accounting provider to support the business
  • Identify and report continuous improvement initiatives in relation to the Financial & Management Accounting and Reporting processes and systems
 
What you will need to be great for this role:
  • Qualified accountant (ACCA, ACA or equivalent)
  • Experience in Finance and Accounting roles
  • Excellent attention to detail and customer service focus
  • Sound commercial acumen and understanding of general and transactional accounting, cost accounting and reporting
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to make the complex simple in pursuit of clear deliverables
 
You are required to be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.
 
Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore, if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.
 
If you’re passionate about this position or are keen to hear more, please click on “apply” above as soon as possible.


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