Robert Half

Group Financial Accountant

England, London
£60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
04 Dec 2017
01 Jan 2018
Adam Palmer
Contract Type

I'm currently working with a FTSE listed Global Engineering firm who are seeking to hire a Group Financial Accountant into their fast growing business. This role has come about due to growth and will require the relevant candidate to also get involved in a lot of business change through group finance activities.


Listed - FTSE Global Engineering

Fast growing - acquisitive and organic.

Leader in their field.

  • Report to the Deputy Group FC and working as part of a high calibre team.
  • Interaction with all senior stakeholder in the business.
  • Being part of a changing business and able to influence this process across the group from a finance perspective.
  • Analysis and interpretation of new accounting standards.
  • Monitoring and analysis against group performance and budget.
  • Role based in the London Global HQ.
  • Ownership of Global Group consolidation process -Half / year end and interim external reporting including preparation of financial accounts and consolidation under IFRS & UK GAAP.
  • Assistance with acquisition and disposal accounting and intangible valuation work.
  • Ad hoc project work

Skills Required

* Qualified (CA or ACA)
* Previous experience with plc group accounts and consolidation
* Good technical accounting knowledge and previous IFRS experience is essential
* Knowledge of statutory reporting requirements
* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, team player
* Ability to work under pressure during key times
* Good project management skills


They want someone that to do this role for circa 18-months before progressing within the business.

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