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Senior Financial Accountant – Bedford

Senior Financial Accountant, qualified ACA/ACCA with international experience (Sox and US GAAP), Bedford, c£60,000 

An exciting opportunity for a technically strong, qualified accountant to join a Fortune 500 technology company with global growth ambition, already operating in 30 countries.

In the Senior Financial Accountant role, you will have responsibility for the timely and accurate preparation of the UKGAAP accounts for the UK legal entities, leading the audit and compliance activity, and supporting various process and controls projects as they arise. In addition the successful candidate can expect to become an integral part of the head office finance team, with input and influence across all finance processes including month end close.  Key areas of your responsibilities will include:

  • Support the Financial controller in all aspects of accounting, including oversight of the month end close, VAT workbook reviews and revenue accounting.
  • Delivery of accurate and timely UKGAAP (FRS102) based Statutory Accounts for 2 UK legal entities
  • Support the Branch Accountant with delivery of the local GAAP accounts for other entities across the EMEA region.
  • General controls compliance across the UK, including maintaining the SOX, SAO, COO and other control schedules
  • Monitoring and ensuring compliance with USGAAP, UKGAAP and corporate accounting policies
  • Lead for external audit activities
  • Act as lead to proactively drive process improvement projects across the business

If you have previous experience of working in a multi-national head office or shared service centre environment and are looking for a new challenge with a robust and growing business, please apply without delay, enclosing a copy of your latest CV for consideration.

Job Reference: 16421
Salary: c£60,000
Location: Bedfordshire
Type: Permanent
CALL: 01234 831005
Consultant: William Hayward
Last Updated: 20/04/2022