Financial Accountant

Up to £55000 per annum + benefits | London

Job Title: Financial Accountant

Location: London

Salary: Up to £55,000 plus benefits

  • Possible Share options
  • Generous pension (employee pays 3% we contribute 6%)
  • Health insurance (through AXA PPP)
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Interest free season ticket
  • 25 days holiday
  • Regular team events
  • Casual dress code

About our client

We have a superb opportunity with a specialist lender who specialise in the Buy to Let Sector.

Responsibilities for the position of Financial Accountant

  • Strong up to date knowledge and application of IFRS accounting standards
  • Aid with the assessment and setting of new accounting policies
  • Help with the annual budget cycle and preparation of budget packs
  • Review monthly management accounts to ensure correct revenue recognition and application of policies
  • Review monthly balance sheet reconciliation highlighting any issues and recommend actions
  • Review, improve and document internal controls
  • Prepared annual statutory accounts for UK entities under IFRS
  • Assist with preparation of year end and interim audits resolving queries raised
  • Liaise with auditors for year end and interim audits
  • Provide input for monthly board packs and review/consolidate schedules from other divisions
  • Cash flow analysis and rolling forecasts (covering business operations and mortgage loan funding)
  • Cash flow analysis and rolling forecasts
  • Liaise with Treasury and Operations Management function to understand mortgage cash flows
  • Provide assistance to the head of finance on corporate tax matters
  • Provide assistance with HMRC and employee benefit taxation matters
  • Assistance with the preparation of EIS claims and other returns in respect of equity raises
  • Manage and timely preparation of accurate MI and internal audiences
  • Preparation and submission of quarterly FCA Gabriel returns and quarterly insurance returns

Experience required for the position of Financial Accountant

  • ACCA/ACA qualified with experience in a similar role
  • Excellent Analytical and reasoning skills
  • Thinks creatively and makes effective decisions
  • Experience in the lending sector would be highly desirable but not essential
  • Financial and management accountancy experience
  • Experience of producing detailed forecasts and budgets
  • Application of IFRS other than just pure audit
  • Demonstration of problem solving/project e.g. change of accounting systems/processes
  • Experience of management of year end audits

For more information regarding the role of Financial Accountant please contact us

Stellar Select is acting as an employment agency and is a corporate member of the REC

Due to a high volume of applications, we will only contact you if your application has been successful. We aim to contact all successful contacts within two business days

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