Robert Half

Global Financial Accountant

Robert Half
England, London
£65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
31 Oct 2018
28 Nov 2018
Andre Carli
Qualification Level
Fully qualified
Professional Membership
Contract Type

Our client is a retail company that is looking for a technical Global Financial Accountant.


The Global Financial Accountant will be responsible for the consolidation of the group results, preparation of financial reports for the shareholder and management and the assistance in setting group accounting policies and monitoring of these policies and controls.
  • Consolidation of Group financial results
  • Preparation of monthly and bi-annual shareholder reporting packs
  • Preparation of weekly business reports
  • Cash flow monitoring and forecasting
  • Set up of management accounts to reflect new business model and operations
  • Monitoring of intercompany positions and confirmations
  • Assist with coordinating year-end audit and liaising with auditors
  • Assist with Global tax compliance
  • Setting of accounting policies & ensuring compliance in Group companies
  • Assist with global implementation of SAP ERP system and subsequent stabilisation
  • Maintenance of global chart of accounts
  • Ad hoc Global projects
  • Assist with any other reasonable Ad hoc requests.

  • ACA/ ACCA qualification
  • 5-8 years 'experience - more if possible
  • Consolidations experience essential
  • Experience in preparation of financial statements and management accounts
  • Multicurrency global companies preferred
  • Up to date IFRS experience & knowledge
  • Self-starter able to work independently
  • Able to work in a high pressure 'start-up' environment
  • Willing to travel occasionally
  • Relevant experience in distribution/retail environment an advantage (not essential).
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills

Salary & Benefits

£65-£75k + Benefits

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms:

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