Newly Qualified Accountant

Posted: 09/01/17
Recruiter:KennedyPearce Consulting
Salary:£250 - £275 per day
Qualifications:ACA, ACCA, CIMA - Qualified, Newly Qualified
Location:City of London
Description: A leading investment firm is looking for a well rounded Accountant to help with the forthcoming year end predominantly being responsible for statutory accounting. You will ideally have been involved in a similar role whereby you will have been responsible for financial reporting and general management accounting - an accounting background from practice will be considered. An understanding of UK GAAP would be beneficial but IFRS is sufficient and this role would also suit a recently qualified accountant from practice given the variety of tasks.

Key Responsibilities:

* Preparation of Statutory accounts and month end journal postings
* Timely preparation of the monthly management information for multiple entities for presentation to the board
* Preparation of monthly VAT returns and related journals
* Some work on Budgeting and forecasting
* Liaising with external auditors
* Overseeing work of junior members of staff with reviews required
* Assist senior managers to achieve targets and objectives within budget.


* Recognised accountancy qualifications - ideally from a practice background, audit will be considered
* Experience with financial services companies is preferable but not essential
* Strong systems skills and Excel

If you are a recently qualified accountant ideally with experience in financial services then please apply now.

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