Senior Accountant

  • Location

    West End, London

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £350 - £400 per day + Great Company Culture

  • Contact:

    Dior Tinling-Cooke

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    3-6 months

  • Startdate:


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Senior Accountant

My client is a globally integrated real estate and investment group with core expertise in shaping cities and creating strong and connected communities based in the West End.

Currently looking for a full time Senior Accountant for an immediate start.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare various financial accounting and reporting tasks to ensure accurate and timely reporting
  • Prepare financial statements and reports to accurately reflect the company's financial results and ensure compliance with applicable regulatory standards
  • Assist in the planning, preparation, and analysis of management reporting information to support and inform management decisions with regards to financial planning, control and performance management processes
  • Exercise independent judgement within defined practices and procedures, apply intermediate level of subject matter knowledge to solve problems of moderate complexity
  • Mentor and support the graduate accountant to support delivery of day to day activities
  • Liase with external accounting provider to maintain consistency across retained and outsourced finance processes

Key Requirements:

  • Works across the organisation and the industry to leverage best practice ideas and create synergies. Connects people and ideas to deliver strategic outcomes
  • Harnesses knowledge and experience across the business to design and implement organisation-wide improvement initiatives
  • Connects people, processes and ideas within and outside of the industry to create synergies and operational efficiencies
  • Builds relationships with key industry thought leaders and SMEs and integrates learning on improvements and efficiencies into organisational strategy

Key Criteria:

  • Qualified accountant (ACA or equivalent)
  • 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
  • Property and infrastructure or investment management industry experience (desirable)
  • Experience with TM1 / Cognos / Oracle R12 or similar finance systems
  • Technical financial skills as required

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