Chief Accountant

Recruiter
Halliday Marx
Location
England, London
Salary
£85,000 - £100,000 per annum
Posted
10 Aug 2018
Closes
24 Aug 2018
Ref
13178/013
Contact
Halliday Marx
Responsibilities
Accounting, Finance, Risk / Compliance
Sector
Oil & Gas
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

An exciting opportunity has become available for a Chief Accountant within a company based in the heart of the City of London operating in the Oil and Gas sector. Joining a large team, this is a technical role with management responsibilities, requiring candidates to review and do.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Supervising/managing a team of 3 qualified accountants
  • IFRS accounting and reporting for several legal entities
  • Reviewing journal entries such as accruals, provisions, intercompany invoicing etc.
  • Monthly reporting
  • Prepare all statutory postings required under local GAAP
  • Be the main contact for external auditors, internal auditors and outsourcing partners
  • Prepare statutory financial statements
  • Oversee tax compliance
  • Ensure compliance with group accounting standards
  • Be the key driving force behind the standardisation of accounting processes, recording of transactions and cost centre structuring for all legal entities
  • Reconcile annual legal entity reporting between IFRS and local GAAP
  • Assist CFO and Finance Manager with additional reporting
  • Drive standardisation of accounting processes, recording of transaction, chart of accounts and cost centre structure

Candidate Requirements:

  • ACA qualified (or equivalent)
  • Team management experience
  • Knowledge and experience using ERP systems such as SAP and Oracle
  • Experience in completing financial reports for statutory reporting
  • Sector/industry experience is preferred
  • Team player
  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail

Apply for Chief Accountant

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB


4000 characters left

Your data will be passed to the recruiter who will contact you directly about your application. For more information about how we use your data please refer to our privacy and cookie policies.


By applying for a job listed on exec-appointments.com you agree to our terms and conditions. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are please email us.