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Senior Accountant

The Company A huge international integrated trading company. They are active in many different industries and sectors and are a truly global organisation, with a global profit of over $2billion. The Role Reporting directly to the departmental manager you will be responsible for: Preparation of monthly management accounts and annual statutory accounts for commodity trading group. Regulatory reporting under UK FCA rules. Daily bank account recs and margin account recs. Preparation of analytical commentary and analysis on monthly balance sheet and PandL changes. Further details given on application. Requirements ACA, ACCA, CIMA qualified. Degree or equivalent education level. High and broad level of accounting experience including management accounts, PandL, AP?AR etc. Advanced Excel (V look-ups, Pivot tables, sumifs etc. Experience of GAAP and IFRS. Experience of working in a finance team withing a commodity environment. Confidence in communication information to a variety of stakeholders. Job Owner: a.saddington-poole […]

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Tax Professional

This is a leading Chartered Accountancy with a specialist focus on Tax, Accountancy and Advisory services. Based in central London they predominantly work with private individuals. Being given early responsibility with a diverse portfolio of clients you will be responsible for full tax compliance as well as advisory services to a cross section of private clients, companies and entrepreneurs. The role will involve: – Managing all aspects of the client portfolio including planning and execution of the work, drafting of correspondence and billing– Full taxation services including returns, repayment claims and dealing with HMRC– Providing advice to clients on complex tax issues ensuring they are able to understand– Briefing other staff on relevant tax topics This amazing company offers an environment to allow you to thrive and develop your skill set. You will have the opportunity to work with multiple partners and have the chance to accelerate your career. Requirements: – Good experience in personal and trust tax – Familiar with offshore, domicile and residence issues– CTA qualified– Experience in compliance and advisory tax services– Management experience, specifically coaching and delegation– Ability to work with multiple clients at the same time– Confident written and verbal communication skills Job Owner: a.saddington-poole […]

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Finance Manager

This recently established charity helps pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds to reach their full potential and improve their future opportunities. Reporting directly to the Financial Controller you will take responsibility for preparing and producing annual budgets, 5 year financial forecasting, treasury function, produce bi-annual management information reports, review and analysis of figures to assist financial objectives. Responsibilites include: Year End – Lead annual budgeting process and coordinating objective setting and planning– Assist in financial audit and preparation of statements Management Reporting– Assist in reporting to Finance and Audit Committee– Preparation of financial reporting packs– Preparation of monthly management information– Own, manage and develop 5 year financial model and ensure it aligns to forecasting changes – Work closely with Director of Finance and Financial Controller ensuring clear understanding of actuals against budget and forecast along with understanding of balance sheet items– Review of month end transactions by Management Accountant – Preparation of cashflow forecast– Assist mid year forecast– Financial analysis supporting strategy development for presentation to Committee and Trustees About you: – Post qualification experience– Proven technical accounting skills– Management of at least 1 staff member– Confident communication skills– Experience dealing with senior stakeholders, department heads and auditors– Ability to manage a […]

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Qualified Accountant

This role is with a leading Chartered Accountancy with a specialist focus on Tax, Accountancy and Advisory services. Based in central London they predominantly work with private individuals. Working within one of this firm’s work groups you will have the opportunity to manage full accounting aspects for your client portfolio, from planning through to billing and everything in between. These clients will allow you to exercise your skills and knowledge in accounting, tax, trusts and audit. You will take responsibility for the planning and allocation of work to the wider accounting team to ensure work is completed in a timely manner. Working with junior staff and trainee accountants, one of your responsibilities will be to review and feedback on their work in order to support their development. Your communication skills will be utilised through being the main point of contact for your portfolio of clients and you should expect to work closely with HMRC, investment mangers and lawyers. Requirements: – 18 months+ post qualification experience – Preferably ACA– Strong general accounting background, including personal tax, experience with estates and trusts is a huge plus– Experience dealing with clients, third parties and HMRC– Ability to coach and delegate work to the […]

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Audit Manager – Treasury Finance

Our client is one of the UK’s largest retail banking groups. Their goal is to be the best financial services provider in the UK. This Audit Manager position is a fantastic opportunity for a qualified accountant to continue their passion for Audit in this well established top 4 UK banking group. Within Treasury Finance, you will contribute and lead elements of large audits with minimal support, in accordance with the agreed plan. You will have interactions with various stakeholders, building relationships along the way, whilst educating the business and influencing business processes to deliver control improvements. A key area will be to motivate, develop and collaborate within your own team and across the wider function, in order to drive high performance. If you’re someone that has experience and a passion for audit, enjoys collaboration within teams and across the wider business, and also enjoys continuous process improvement, this is the opportunity for you. Requirements: – Fully qualified accountant, 1-2 years PQE ideal, will consider just qualified with the right experience.– Relevant degree in either Accounting, Finance or Business.– Audit experience preferred.– Experience motivating and coaching a team.– An interest and passion for Audit and Banking industry.– The drive to develop. […]

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Auditor

Our client is one of the UK’s largest retail banking groups. Their goal is to be the best financial services provider in the UK. This Auditor position is a fantastic opportunity for a part-qualified or qualified accountant to either start their career in industry having been in practice, or continue their passion for Audit in this well established banking group. Within Treasury Finance, you will have the opportunity to support elements of larger complex audits or less complex audits where required. You will have interaction with various stakeholders, building relationships along the way, whilst educating the business and influencing business processes to deliver control improvements. If you’re someone that wants to develop, enjoys collaboration within teams and across the wider business, and also enjoys continuous process improvement, this is the opportunity for you. Required: – Part-qualified (actively studying) or qualified accountant.– Relevant degree in either Accounting, Finance or Business.– 1+ years’ experience in accounting finance role either from practice or industry.– An interest in pursuing a career in Audit and wanting to develop. Job Owner: d.nye […]

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Financial Controller

The Company This analytics led digital tech start-up agency has experienced incredible growth since they began in 2014. Working with predominately innovative start-ups, they test, analyse and identify optimal digital marketing strategies to take their clients’ businesses to the next level. The Role This unique opportunity will allow you influence and grow the finance function within this rapidly expanding startup. The broad content of this position will enable you to offer strategic planning for process improvement working directly with the co-founders to suggest and implement improvements. You will also take responsibility for: Financial on-boarding of new clients. Ensuring receivables are paid on time. Payroll processing for UK, US and PL operations. Expenses processing. Monthly Management Accounts reporting. Cash flow forecasting and budgetary planning. Forex Transfers. Tax returns. Strategic modelling for leadership reports. The organisation currently outsource invoicing, reporting and reconciliation work. You will have the opportunity to utilise this or bring the functions in house. You’ll love a challenge, want to take on responsibility and work in a flexible and driven environment. Requirements: Degree qualified or QBE. Recently qualified chartered accountant – ACA-ACCA-CIMA, ideally from a recognised accounting firm. Experience in full accounting function including month end reporting cash flow […]

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Assistant Finance Manager

This innovative and unique company supports tech start ups by offering access to their extensive client base in financial services and an inclusive environment to allow for the critical development of their businesses. This truly diverse opportunity will see you gaining exceptional experience within a full finance function in this well established and rapid growth organisation. No two days will be the same in this role as you will be supporting the full finance function and will have the ability to learn quickly and complete a multitude of different tasks as required. Key responsibilities will include but not be restricted to: – Management accounts analysis for monthly reports.– Revenue analysis.– Assisting in forecasting and budgetary planning.– Reconciliations and cash allocations.– Audit queries.– Ownership of APAR processes.– Overseeing the work of the Finance Apprentice.– Assisting with monthly, quarterly and year end preparation and procedures. You will have the chance to develop your skill into roles such as business partnering and troubleshooting for the companies’ members. This organisation will also offer financial support for you to complete your professional qualification. Requirements: – Mid-finalist in ACA, ACCA or preferably CIMA.– 18 months+ experience in a similar position; finance assistant, assistant management accountant etc. […]

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Finance Analyst

This recently established charity helps pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds to reach their full potential and improve their future opportunities through the training and development of educational leaders. This challenging opportunity will see you working directly with the Financial Controller and Finance and Operations Director to offer detailed insight into this charity’s financial data. You will be tasked with taking ownership of the three year PandL model in order to support the progressive strategy process for the company finances. This will be along with analysis across the teams of spending and seeking ways to improve cost savings across departments. Using your excellent Excel skills you will extrapolate details and financial information to create meaningful data for informed decision making. Once established you will, over the coming months, be involved with budgetary planning, again to support the three year budget plans. Requirements: – Experience in financial planning and modelling– Strong quantitative analysis skills– Outstanding analysis knowledge and ability to interpret complex data– Creative problem solving skills– Extensive Excel knowledge, formula, pivot tables, macros, v-lookups– Confident communication skills– Effective decision making ability Job Owner: a.saddington-poole […]

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Financial Systems Analyst

Scrutinises public spending on behalf of Parliament. This extremely unique opportunity will allow you to follow your passion for data, data science, and machine learning. You will come from an Audit background to allow you to understand the depth and breadth of Audit standards and be able to apply that to technical systems to manipulate company data and information. Experience in Audit of complex financial systems such as Oracle and SAP are essential to the success of this role. Not only will you be lead on identifying and documenting financial systems and control points but you will also analyse and manipulate data to present back to clients. If you have a little bit of coding with the likes of SQL under your belt that will make you stand out for this role, as the whole team get involved in full scale application development of solutions for the client. If you are interested in taking your Audit background in a new direction and want to join a team passionate about all things data then this will be the role for you. Requirements: – Experience in Financial and IT Audit– Professional qualification ACA, ACCA, CPFA– Solid grounding in controls based auditing, SAP […]

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