Financial Controls Accountant

£80,000 | West Sussex | Permanent

Posted 16 days ago

IQ Talent Solutions

Our client is a multinational loyalty and benefits company, who are seeking Financial Controls Accountant on a permanent basis. This will be based in their luxurious offices based in West Sussex paying up to £80,000.

You will introduce, establish and maintain the financial controls required to support the production of accurate and timely financial information.

What is expected of the Financial Controls Accountant;

* Help to establish a robust financial controls framework
* Review current financial controls
* Identify control gaps and drive corrective actions
* Be a key player in the push towards a control based statutory audit
* Embed a new balance sheet reconciliation format and process across multiple companies
* Work with the Management Accountants to help resolve any balance sheet reconciliation issues
* Support financial year end processes
* Document processes and controls
* Assist with the annual audit
* Liaise with other departments within the group
* Support the Head of FR&C and the FR&C Manager
* Any other reasonable tasks to help support the smooth running of the department

What we look for in a Financial Controls Accountant;

* Qualified or Part Qualified Accountant (or qualified by experience)
* Experience of establishing financial controls
* Experience of both Statutory and Management Accounting
* Experience of preparing for control-based audits
* Experience of complex and varied balance sheet reconciliations
* Able to communicate confidently and effectively at all levels within an organisation
* Proven record of succeeding in a deadline driven environments
* Strong MS Office skills, especially Excel
* Knowledge of various financial systems
* Experience of multi-currency environments
* Self-motivated
* Well organised
* Being able to work as part of a team but also capable of working on own initiative

What the Financial Controls Accountant will receive;

* A base salary of between £50,000 and £80,000 dependent upon experience
* Luxury offices
* Modern working environment
* Excellent Benefits

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.