Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Chelmsford
Salary
35000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP40000/annum
Posted
22 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Prime-Appointments are currently recruiting for a candidate in Chelmsford on a Permanent basis working as a Newly Qualified Financial Accountant.

This position is on a Full-time basis, working Mon-Fri, joining a team of 15.

Your duties will include:
The Successful candidate is responsible to complete in a timely manner all aspects of tax and statutory filing requirements for various group companies.
Completion of monthly routines and involvement in system and process enhancements.
Completion of all aspects of tax and statutory filing requirements for various group companies.
Completion of monthly routines and involvement in system and process enhancements.
Reporting directly into the Financial Controller, supporting all monthly and quarterly reporting deliverables in accordance with agreed reporting timetable
Responsible for the IFS system month end close and consolidation process
Prepare and submit consolidated US GAAP group accounts and accompanying disclosures to NYSE listed parent company
Ensure all processes are adhered to in compliance with SOX guidelines
Responsible for completion of accurate monthly / quarterly management accounts for subsidiary companies
Support the completion of year-end statutory accounts in accordance with UK and US GAAP and audit for all group companies
Provide timely information to support completion of consolidated group US tax returns
Preparation of UK Corporation Tax workings for various group companies
Effective control of the Fixed Asset register for various group companies
Ad-hoc duties

Qualifications/Skills/Experience
Newly Qualified Accountant to 2 years PQE (Ideally ACA or ACCA)
Financial accounting experience is essential
Excellent communication skills
Strong organisation and process performance experience
Ability to work in a deadline driven and multi-task environment.
Experience of preparing annual statutory accounts in accordance with UK GAAP (and ideally US GAAP but not essential)
Knowledge and experience of UK corporation tax and VAT legislation, including preparation of tax computations, VAT returns, Intrastat EC sales returns.
Pro-active and ability to work independently
Good communication skills
Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel and Word
Knowledge of iXBRL is an advantage

Please note that if you have not been contacted within 7 days your application for this position has been unsuccessful