Financial Reporting Accountant

£Competitive + excellent
21 Dec 2012
20 Jan 2013
Contract Type

At the heart of our Corporate Accounting department, you will take responsibility for collating and submitting data to our Japanese parent company in accordance with IFRS. At the same time, you will conduct detailed analysis against prior year balance sheets and P&L accounts, take ownership of the monthly consolidated cash flow statement and support the Financial Reporting Manager on a broad spectrum of issues, giving you real impact on everything we do.

Naturally, we will look to you to keep abreast of new reporting practices, whilst coaching and mentoring other members of the team and reacting rapidly to any new acquisitions. Equally importantly, you will enjoy frequent involvement in ad hoc technical projects, so you can expect plenty of variety and visibility.

What we’re looking for:

To join us, you should be a qualified ACA/ACCA with sound experience of financial accounting and ideally broad knowledge of IFRS. Familiarity with Group Consolidation is a must, backed by excellent analytical skills, proven ability to meet strict deadlines and a flexible approach to hours and responsibilities. Finally, you should preferably bring good knowledge of SAP (R3 or ECC) and Excel, although we will provide training where needed.

The company

JTI is a leading global tobacco company operating in over 120 countries worldwide. One of the fastest growing international industry players over a ten year period, we market world-renowned brands such as Winston, Camel, Silk Cut and Benson & Hedges.

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