Group Control Senior Accountant - 6 Month FTC - Home Based

Location: London

Salary: Market related

Type: Fixed term contract

Closing Date: 31/12/2021

The Company

An exciting 6-month fixed term contract working for an international business, process outsourcing and professional services company. A rare opportunity to work in the comfort of your own home, based anywhere in the UK.

The Role

Supporting the Group Financial Controller and Group Finance leads in month-end close preparation and review of key balance sheet processes.

Responsible for the P&L month-end close process, ensuring systems and business processes align

Co-ordinating half and full year-end P&L close process timetable including communications across the finance function

Supporting internal and external audit activities

Managing compliance of accounting processing policies across the business

Managing the balance sheet review program to ensure appropriate quality and timeliness of procedures performed in line with policy

Identifying and implementing process improvements to roll out across the Group

Performing business process and balance sheet reviews completed by the offshore teams

Providing business support in the use of SAP and supporting the migration to SAP4HANA

Group Finance business support on various management accounting onboarding projects

Reviewing and approving organisational change requests

Business partnering and business support to resolve queries and requests

What you will need to succeed

 ACA, ACCA or CIMA Qualified / part qualified accountant with at least 2 years relevant experience or qualified by experience

Transactional accounting experience

UK work related experience is essential

Experience and knowledge of working on SAP and S4HANA is desirable

Management Accounting or similar accounting experience preferred with IFRS knowledge

Experience of working in a high pressure, complex environment

Excellent organisational and communication skills

What you will get in return

An incredible opportunity to gain experience and have exposure to a plethora of different industries – Retail, Insurance, Transport, Utilities, Banking & Financial Services, Telecoms & Media & Life & Pensions, in the Private and Public sector.

An exciting time for this business that is committed to investing in technology & work environment to ensure everyone can thrive.  They have also responded robustly to the challenges of 2020 and have been reshaping and transforming their future.

If interested, then please apply, or contact Nicky Harrison for a confidential discussion.

RE acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

RE Recruitment would like to thank you for applying for the above role. We do try to come back to all applications however if you haven’t heard from a consultant within 5 working days, this unfortunately means that you have been unsuccessful.



SalaryMarket related
Job ReferenceNH 36398
Contract TypeFixed term contract
Closing Date31/12/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted03/12/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Nicky Harrison

Principal Consultant


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