Financial Accountant

Competitive | Oxfordshire | Contract
Posted 15 days ago

Financial Accountant FTC
Fixed Term Contract till October 2019
Henley
£60-65k Pro Rata

InterQuest group are recruiting on behalf of one of the UK’s largest Investments Managers in for a Financial Accountant FTC to join their team till October 2019.

This role will be responsible for the reporting process of the UK monthly results to Atlanta and the production of the year end statutory accounts for the designated companies complete with appropriate working papers

Key Responsibilities:

• Prepare draft allocated UK/offshore entity financial statements and supporting work papers ensuring they are accurate, timely, and prepared to a high standard
• Ensure compliance with GAAP (local, IFRS and US GAAP) and group accounting policies, escalating issues appropriately
• Prepare draft allocated UK/offshore entity financial statements and supporting work papers ensuring they are accurate, timely, and prepared to a high standard
• Ensure compliance with GAAP (local, IFRS and US GAAP) and group accounting policies, escalating issues appropriately
• Ensure compliance with, and effectiveness of, SOX controls
• Ensure proper processes and controls are in place and evidenced as operating effectively
• Provide inputs for FCA regulatory returns within deadlines as required
• Act as primary point of contact for financial results for allocated UK/offshore entities
• Engage with key stakeholders to resolve financial queries
• Support internal and external audits of UK/offshore entities
• Provide support to Global, Regional and local projects as required

Skills and Experience:

• Qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA or ACCA) with experience of typically 2 years
• Financial services or Investment Management Experience would be beneficial
• Proven Accounting experience and prior experience of preparation of statutory accounts under UK GAAP or IFRS
• Experience of Hyperion and Oracle advantageous
• Good working knowledge of spreadsheets (Excel - pivot tables, vlookups), and MS Word
• Strong technical financial accounting knowledge with good written and oral communication skills
• Confident, professional and friendly in manner, with ability to be self-motivated, organised and flexible
• Ability to work under pressure but to high levels of numeracy and accuracy

For more information about this role, please contact:

Vashanta McKenzie

vashanta.mckenzie@interquestgroup.com
0161 237 0065

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