Newly Qualified Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Kennedy Pearce
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
05 Aug 2017
Expires
15 Aug 2017
Sector
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent

An exciting career opportunity has become available for newly qualified Financial Accountant to join a leading Financial Services firm in the City of London.

The vacancy is in one of the world's most elite brokerage firm's and therefore a background within the financial services industry is therefore required. Our client is looking for a skilled financial accountant to be responsible for the preparation of financial statements, VAT returns and undertaking some regulatory reporting.

Responsibilities

  • Production of statutory financial statements (IFRS) / UK GAAP
  • Responsible for month end close and also quarterly reporting
  • Assisting with audits and liaising with auditors
  • Preparing and submitting tax documents
  • VAT monitoring and compliance
  • Some regulatory reporting
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Analyse accounting systems used to look for inaccuracies and potential improvements

Requirements

  • Recently qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Strong knowledge of current IFRS is essential
  • Knowledge and experience of corporation tax, VAT and employment tax
  • Excellent computer skills including advanced Excel ability