Group Financial Reporting Accountant
Reporting to: Group Financial Controller
PERMANENT Hybrid- City west**
Responsible for completion of the annual report, interim and quarterly financial statements for the Group.
Drive financial reporting including the month end close within required deadlines and implement any IFRS changes across the Group to ensure reporting is comprehensive and accurate.
Work with Business Finance Managers and wider business community on the identification of and resolution of control issues and process improvements.
MAIN DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Preparation of the Group annual report, interim and quarterly financial statements which includes primary statements and supporting note disclosures in compliance with IFRS
Drive process improvements within the Group consolidation system and continuous review of data quality
Month end reporting and management of the month end close process and timelines
Ongoing liaison with management reporting and Group teams to ensure reporting is comprehensive and accurate
Liaising with Group companies regarding reporting, accounting and chart of accounts
Ongoing review of policies and procedures for the finance function and ensuring adherence to the finance manual through periodic reviews
Preparation of audit files and liaison with auditors. Assist with the management of the audit process
Ongoing review and assessment of controls and working with process integration to implement or enhance internal controls
Relevant project work such as acquisitions as required
Qualified Accountant with experience preferable working in or working with a Plc
Significant experience preparing consolidated financial statement under IFRS
Demonstrated and proven ability to work within a team to achieve common goals
Ability to work with significant volumes of data to investigate and arrive at a point which allows an information based decision to be made
Ability to work on their own to deliver results within a short period of time
Demonstrate good communication skills when dealing with key stakeholders