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Group Accountant

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Salary Competitive
Type Permanent
Location London
Sectors Finance & Accountancy
UK & Regional
Job Reference T81/HEB/30492
Contact Harry Brookmyre
Date posted 12-12-2018

Our client, a renowned Investment Management firm are in search for a Group Accountant, to join their Finance team based in London. The successful candidate will be tasked with developing and evolving the management and statutory financial reporting process within the Finance department.

Key Responsibilities:
• To work with senior management to develop the evolving reporting requirements and processes within the business
• To assist in the budgeting and re-forecasting processes
• To interpret and present financial information that has a direct impact on the Group’s operational and strategic decision-making;
• Accurate and timely preparation of management information
• Review of general ledger and journal entry completeness
• Ownership of balance sheet reconciliations
• Production of statutory financial statements and supporting schedules for the Group and subsidiaries at interim and year-end
• Communication with external auditors and assistance with preparing audit schedules
• Working with Core Accounting team to develop and implement financial reporting controls and key performance indicators (KPIs)
• Ad hoc projects with the various boards and committees of the Group as required
• Participate and actively engage in the performance management process to attain and maintain competence within your role
• Comply with applicable rules and regulations as stated by the regulator and set out in our internal policies
• Responsibility for identifying, escalating and mitigating risks

Skills & Experience:
• Part-qualified ACA/ACCA or equivalent
• Financial services / investment management industry experience an advantage but not essential
• Proficient used of Microsoft Excel
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to establish and maintain relationships

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