Robert Half

Interim Group Accountant

Recruiter
Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
£275 - £400 per day
Posted
29 May 2018
Closes
26 Jun 2018
Ref
06030-0010422498
Contact
Duncan Smorfitt
Qualification Level
Fully qualified, Newly qualified
Professional Membership
ACA (ICAEW), ACCA
Seniority Level
Senior
Contract Type
Contract


Robert Half Finance and Accounting are recruiting for an Interim Group Accountant to join a prestigious Real Estate Developer based in the City of London, paying £275-400 per day.

This role is to support the Group Statutory Accounting Manager to ensure the group and subsidiary statutory accounts comply with the UK companies acts, are filed on time and the process to prepare them is sufficiently robust. Work as part of the Accounting team to support the Group Chief Accountant and Group Statutory Accounting Manager on a variety of projects.

Role
  • Support the consolidation of the Group accounts as part of the monthly close process.
  • Support the preparation of the statutory accounts for the group and all subsidiaries to ensure they are reviewed and comply with FRS102, the UK Companies Act and are filed in line with the internal timetable.
  • Work with the external audit team to ensure they are provided with high quality information and that the audit is completed on time.
  • Liaise with and provide support to Area and Country finance teams
  • Close collaboration with other teams in Group Finance (Group tax, Group treasury and Group FP&A.)
  • Provide in-house expert advice and written technical accounting papers on UK GAAP (FRS102)
  • Provide accounting support for M&A transactions
  • Adhoc projects as requested by the Group Statutory Accounting Manager


Profile

For this role we are considering:

Newly qualified from practice accountants - an ideal first hand's-on' role within industry

1-4 years PQE - this is an excellent opportunity for a Group / Statutory Accountant to build their CV by joining a market-leading organisation while adding significant value.

Company

This is a well known Real Estate and Property organisation with a strong presence in the UK and US, based in the heart of the City of London. This Consultancy / Management Consultancy has traditionally had a strong focus on Oil, Gas and Alternative Energy.

Salary & Benefits

This Interim Group Accountant position will pay £275 - £400 per day depending on your level of experience and ability to add value beyond the above job description.

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