Financial Accountant (media)

Competitive
Permanent
London
05 Aug 2019
BBBH738070

Great financial accountant opportunity in Central London

We are working exclusively with this reputable global media company in their search for a financial accountant. Look forward to great career development opportunities in an organisation housing several finance teams across its London office, and begin this journey working in a collaborative team headed by an inspiring leader.

Reporting to the Financial Controller, you will prepare financial statements and statutory reports, with a focus on balance sheet, ensuring accurate accounting for the group's acquisitions and investments, and providing technical accounting advice on accounting treatments. You will work closely with offshore shared service teams and commercial finance teams to obtain necessary information and help ensure accurate forecasting for the business.

You will support with month-end closing, implementation of global policies that ensure controls and compliance are in place, and support the financial controller in reviewing capital requirements, treasury, risks, insurance, etc. and provide recommendations to improve existing processes.

The ideal candidate will be / have:-

  • ACA / CIMA / ACCA qualified or equivalent, with at least 2 years post qualified experience in a large global company
  • Prior Big 4 experience / experience in a practice firm preferred
  • Good knowledge of IFRS and accounting standards, including a good understanding of accounting treatment for Intangible Assets
  • Ambitious individual with a positive attitude and good communication skills

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Please note that any references to salary or pay rates in this advertisement and in the salary refinement section are indicative only and should only be used as a guide.

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