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Group Financial Accountant

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance, Qualified/Senior Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits

  • Contact:

    Cobalt Recruitment

  • Contact email:

    corporateaccounting@cobaltrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JN -112021-75121_1638806923

  • Published:

    06 December 2021

  • Expiry date:

    04 February 2022

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Cobalt are working with an entrepreneurial, innovative FTSE 250 property investment company with a landmark estate in one of London's busiest hub. The client is expanding and looking to grow into new markets.

They are currently seeking a Group Financial Accountant to take ownership with the quarterly financial reporting process and be responsible of the Group's statutory accounts.

  • Assistance with quarterly consolidation, annual financial statements

  • Develop a detailed understanding and knowledge of the Group structure, including agreements and contracts applicable to entities

  • Regular monitoring and review to ensure costs and revenues have been correctly allocated

  • Liaison with internal stakeholders and auditors to ensure timely completion and approval of statutory accounts

  • Work closely with the Group Financial Reporting Manager to ensure changes in accounting policies

  • Coaching and development to junior team members

  • Provide leadership and support to third party suppliers of financial information and review of information received

  • Provide effective analytical review and understanding of key transactions at the entity level

Technical Knowledge:

  • Prior experience compiling financial statements

  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills

  • Prior exposure to IFRS and FRS101

  • Experience with consolidations

  • Previous experience within in Real Estate/Property experience.