Senior Group Financial Accountant

First Energy

Senior Group Financial Accountant

Negotiable Salary

12 Month Fixed-Term Contract

Chiswick, London (Hybrid)

Are you looking for an excellent fixed-term contract position within the Oil & Gas Sector? My client are looking for a Senior Group Financial Accountant to join their Finance team in Chiswick on a 12 month fixed-term contract. They are a leading independent oil and gas company.

Key Responsibilities: Senior Group Financial Accountant

  • Crafting high-quality monthly, half-yearly, and year-end consolidated financial results, ensuring strict adherence to guidelines, policies, and accounting best practices.
  • Delivering insightful analysis of reported results, contributing to strategic decision-making.
  • Collaborating with BDT finance teams to resolve complex technical accounting and process issues, ensuring the accuracy and timeliness of monthly consolidation.
  • Managing the financial consolidation system (Cognos Controller) and overseeing monthly close activities.
  • Providing guidance on technical accounting matters and actively participating in the preparation of crucial documents for consideration by the Audit Committee.
  • Coordinating and meticulously preparing half-year and year-end results disclosures and financial statements.
  • Facilitating seamless interim and year-end audits through effective liaison with auditors.
  • Coordinating the Group’s global statutory accounts process.
  • Contributing to various corporate projects, including the annual intra-Group dividend process, Balance sheet re-org, and step plans.
  • Assisting with Monthly Performance Reports and conducting in-depth analysis of one-off business transactions.
  • Playing a crucial role in group-wide finance projects as needed.

Key Requirements: Senior Group Financial Accountant

  • Degree qualified with a certified or chartered accounting qualification.
  • “Big 4” experience would be beneficial but not essential (Deloitte, EY, PwC, KPMG).
  • Minimum 3 years Post Qualified Experience.
  • In-depth understanding and application of relevant accounting principles, IFRS, policies, and processes.
  • Proficiency in financial systems principles, with hands-on experience in SAP and ideally Cognos Controller.
  • Strong analytical skills with a keen eye for detail.
  • Excellent MS Office skills.

Company Information

At First Recruitment Group we understand just how important it is to secure the right people. That’s why our consultants always take the time to understand requirements in detail and offer sound advice to both clients and candidates. If you would like more information please contact us.

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