One of the biggest names in tech/social media is looking for a Financial Accountant. You must have a recognised Accounting qualification, 1-2 years' PQE and IFRS/US GAAP reporting experience.
The ideal candidate will be a top academic performer with experience in the Accounting function of a multinational organisation. The successful candidate must be a driven, high energy, customer service focused individual that can work well with internal and external stakeholders at all levels. They will be expected to problem solve, recommend solutions and exercise good business judgement while performing their function.
Responsible for managing multiple EMEA entities from a US GAAP and local compliance point of view
Manage some processes related to month-end and quarter-end close, including P&L, Balance Sheet and variance analysis
Manage processes for the preparation of Corporation Tax and VAT Returns
Manage processes for the preparation of Statutory Financial Statements
Assist with the preparation and co-ordination of Statutory Audits
Review the work of our outsourced partners
Support the Finance team in design, testing and roll-out of financial reporting systems/tools/processes
Initiate, lead and manage process improvement projects to build for scale
Excellent team player who is very comfortable working as part of a larger team located in different locations
1-2 years relevant industry experience (post qualification) with a large, fast-growing, multi-national company
Solid knowledge of US GAAP and local GAAP
IFRS/US GAAP reporting experience
Strong computer and analytical skills, including proficiency in Excel (experience with Oracle ERP or similar package is very desirable)
Excellent planning, analytical, interpersonal and communication skills
Organised and thorough with desire for continuous improvement
Bachelor's degree in accounting or related financial discipline required
Accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA etc.)
Demonstrates taking ownership of processes end to end
'Big 6' Audit Background
Experience in industry (or secondment from practice)
Experience of SOX Control environment
Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.