Senior Financial Accountant

39000.00 - 41000.00 GBP Annual + GBP39000 - GBP41000/annum
12 Apr 2017
21 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Good) client is looking for a Senior Financial Accountant to join their Finance team in the North West London office. They are a market leader in the food manufacturing industry.

To lead the Financial Accounting team.

Performance Reporting - To manage the periodic reporting process, ensuring that the information generated is used to challenge performance and drive action. To generate ad-hoc information (normally overhead, cash or balance sheet related) to support the analysis of business performance.

Rolling Forecast - To co-ordinate the generation of the overhead, cash and balance sheet elements of the rolling forecast, and review the results to ensure they are robust and supported by sound assumptions.

Control Environment - To review and develop the financial control system, ensuring that it is adequate and is being consistently applied.

Month End - To manage the month end and balance sheet process. Ensure the process is robust and efficient, and that balance sheet accounts are understood and balances are justified.

Working Capital - To review and understand actual cash performance, and forecast short-term cash requirements. Influence the key drivers of working capital and control creditor payments in order to achieve overall cash targets.

Group Requirements - To co-ordinate and communicate with group functions and external parties as required. Ensure that reporting and control systems are reviewed and modified to comply with group standards.
IS and Business Processes - To review the financial systems to ensure they are operating and are being used efficiently and effectively, and that the integrity of the information held within them is maintained.

People Management - to manage the Finance team. To recruit, lead and motivate direct reports to achieve agreed service levels, and to develop and continually improve.

Qualified / part qualified accountant
Experience of managing a team or direct reports 3-5 years
FMCG an advantage not a requirement.
Ability to prioritise - manages a team and work in a fast paced environment.

Salary is GBP39,000 to GBP41,000 per annum, depending on experience.

The work location will be situated in their Harrow site.

This is a full time position.

If the role matches your profile, please apply now

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