Goodman Masson have partnered with a London based Investment Firm to assist with their search for a Qualified Accountant to join them on an initial 6-month contract starting immediately.
They are looking for an enthusiastic Financial Accountant to support the integration and modernisation of the UK Finance function. You will be supporting the UK CFO with a list of adhoc and urgent projects whilst supporting the existing team in streamlining new processes.
The key responsibilities:
Reporting directly to the CFO, working within the finance team and across the business functions
Day to day ownership of the financial operations of multiple entities (UK and International)
Working Cash Flow management with co-ordination of payment runs
On-boarding of new banking relationship
Financial statement preparation
Co-ordination of professional advisors on the preparation of Corporation tax and LLP returns
Supporting the external audit process providing auditors with documentation and statutory accounts
Co-ordination of outsourced providers of financial information, with a view to bringing services in house (where cost efficient)
Analyse, redesign, and recommend improvements to finance processes and systems by using technology
Support on internal valuation of assets
Skills & Experience:
Qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA)
IFRS and UK GAAP knowledge
Stakeholder management skills and the ability to build strong working relationships with stakeholders at all levels internally, externally and internationally
Delivery focused with high energy and drive who can handle projects through to fruition with minimal direction
Proficient use of Excel
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