Trading Finance Accountant

Recruiter
Location
England, London
Salary
£45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Ref
475835-UKen
Contact
Salima Izagaren
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Qualified

Robert Half Financial Services is recruiting for a Trading Finance Accountant based in Canary Wharf. The Trading Finance Accountant will be responsible for the management and financial accounting for a leading and globally present energy trading company. This is a broad role that includes preparation of statutory accounts, management accounts and variance analysis; IAS 39 and IFRS reporting; payment processing and cash forecasting; back office support and internal control.

Person Specification

To be considered for this Canary Wharf based Trading Finance Accountant role, you must be ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified with 2-3 post qualified experience. The successful Trading Finance Accountant will have sound knowledge of management accounting techniques and reporting tools. You will be familiar with UK GAAP and IFRS as well as the application of IAS 39. You will be highly organised and will work well as part of a small team in a large office. Ideally, the Trading Finance Accountant will have experience in the energy, utilities, banking or treasury sector however this is not essential.

The Company

My client is world renowned energy trading firm with an international presence. Based in Canary Wharf, this energy trading firm plays a lead role in the transition to a more sustainable future in the UK. The Trading Finance team within this energy trading firm are lean team of friendly but ambitious individuals. Hard work is often rewarded with promotion and progression, but work life balance remains of great importance with 4pm finishes on Fridays.

Salary & Benefits

The role of Trading Finance Accountant, based in Canary Wharf, is paying 45-60k depending on experience, plus very generous benefits.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.