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Corporate Accountant

Ref: JN -082018-62475
Salary
GBP300 - GBP350 per day
Location
UK, London
Sector
Accounting, Corporate Accounting
Date
11th October 2018
Job Type
Contract

Our client is a prestigious multinational construction, property and infrastructure company with a strong reputation based in Central London who are looking for a Corporate Accountant with property or construction experience to join the business.

This role will be initially on a contract basis for 6 months sitting in the New Business Team to support in winning new businesses, with a strong possibility of extension for another 6 months.

Management Accounting & Reporting

  • Contribute to the preparation of all monthly management reports and analysis including Planning Budgeting Forecasting, Business Unit Reporting, Commercial Assessments and operational reports, ensuring reconciliation and accurate variance analysis
  • Identify and analyse any material exceptions to forecast and plan against actuals, and prepare corresponding commentary
  • Contribute to the preparation of economic and sales forecasts and period adjustments, collating and analysing information
  • Conduct research pertaining to the application of appropriate data and processing methods and analysis, recording and reporting of financial information to support informed decision making
  • Manage data quality and integrity of monthly management reports including Planning Budgeting Forecasting, Business Unit Reporting, Commercial Assessments and operational reports
  • Ensure applicable management accounting documentation and supporting procedures exist and are up to date

Financial (Statutory) Accounting

  • Contribute to financial transactions and statistics reflecting earnings, profits, cash balances and other financial results to ensure compliance with approved accounting standards
  • Identify and analyse any material exceptions to forecast and plan against actuals, and prepare corresponding commentary
  • Support external reporting to ensure consistency, accuracy and timeliness of financial reporting to achieve regulatory and business outcomes
  • Support data quality and integrity of output for monthly financial statements and reports
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders to increase networks and allow for exchange of information
  • Ensure applicable financial accounting documentation and supporting procedures exist and are up to date
  • Drive and ensure compliance to Financial Accounting and Reporting policies, procedures and contractual commitments under financing, and proactively identify and raise non-compliant issues with the direct report
  • Ensure applicable Financial Accounting and Reporting documentation and supporting procedures exist and are up to date

Knowledge and Experience

  • Qualified accountant (ACCA or equivalent)
  • +>3 years experience in Finance and Accounting roles.
  • Experience in management reporting and applicable legislations.
  • Sound commercial acumen and understanding of general and transactional accounting, cost accounting and reporting.

My client is keen to review profiles ASAP so please do apply with an up to date copy of your CV if you are interested.

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