Interim Financial Accountant

Location
England, London, West London
Salary
£250 - £275 per day
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
31 Aug 2017
Ref
13848177/001
Contact
Danielle Bower
Sector
FMCG
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Qualified

International consumer goods business based in West London, is looking for an interim Financial Accountant to start ASAP.

Client Details

My client is a global consumer goods business, renowned for their well established brands.

Description

The Interim Financial Accountant will be responsible for:

  • Carry out key financial accounting tasks for month end- Accrual/prepay
  • Responsible for all balance sheet reconciliations (ie duty, stock. Fixed asset) and the reconciliation between the General ledger from our ERP system and our commercial/marketing reporting system
  • Manage half year and year-end financial reporting and audit
  • Support in the preparation of statutory reporting and various tax submissions
  • Prepare Quarterly cashflow and balance sheet KPI reporting to Group
  • Management of Master Data process
  • Involvement in internal audit
  • Manage cashflow forecasting and budgeting models
  • Maintain the company commercial authorisation matrix
  • System Super User for financial accounting within the ERP including bi-annual financial close system process
  • Ensure Process documentation up to date
  • Provide management, coaching, and support to the assistant financial accountant
  • Provide cover to the financial accounting team as required
  • Drive initiatives to improve efficiency and reduce business admin without comprising financial control
  • Additional reasonable duties as required

Profile

The Interim Financial Accountant will be:

Qualifications

  • Professional accounting qualification (e.g. ACCA)

Experience

  • Previous Financial Accountant experience
  • Strong excel skills
  • Reconciliation experience
  • Experience with ERP systems

Preferred Background

  • Food and beverage industry

Job Offer

competitive daily rate