The Role

Job Purpose:

This role reports to the Chief Financial Officer. However, the successful candidate will have a high level of interaction with other members of the company and will be expected to work with a number of departments.

Required Experience:

The required experience for this role is noted below and may apply to the company and to the group of companies with which it is associated.

  • Accounting for overseas subsidiaries
  • Preparing consolidations
  • Experience of maintaining multi-currency general ledgers
  • VAT
  • FCA or PRA regulatory returns
  • Budgeting
  • Forecasting
  • Experience of implementing a new General Ledger system
  • Transfer pricing

Skills and experience:

Candidates are required to be qualified accountants (minimum of 5 years). They should be a financial accountant rather than management accountant and have a general understanding of investment.

Candidates should have very good organisational skills and be confident in dealing with staff members. Strong verbal, numerical and written communication skills are essential. The successful individual will be career focused and driven, and looking to be part of a small and dynamic team where they will be given direct responsibility and the ability to work on a number of interesting projects, while maintaining their core duties.

The candidate must be a self-starter and able to work independently (though supervision will be provided) or as part of a team. Above all, candidates will be expected to demonstrate the ability to prioritise workloads, deliver within set deadlines and meet the expectations of the team.