Senior Financial Reporting Accountant (pensions)

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £70000 per annum + Additional Benefits

  • Contact:

    Karen Ellis

  • Contact email:

    Karen.Ellis@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    KAEL10986_1570444646

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-11-06

  • Start date:

    ASAP

An opportunity to join an award winning Investment fund business supporting the Head of Financial Reporting on financial accounting matters, including robust thorough financial reporting, investment fund and pension fund accounting matters.

The Position

  • Responsible for the review nominal ledgers at month, quarter and year end and drive adjustments where necessary.
  • Provide support on Investment fund and Pension accounting.
  • Financial Reporting.
  • Year-end audits.
  • Lead accountability for Financial Reporting of both half year and year-end financial statements.
  • Lead on financial accounts requirements in relation to pension fund and employee benefits under the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) rules.

The Person

  • Qualified Accountant, or equivalent qualification ideally 3 years PQE.
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of IFRS/FRS.
  • Understanding and experience of accounting for pension funds, in particular around disclosure of investment assets and reconciling between finance and pensions administration system.
  • Confidence in handling and interpreting complex numerical data and presenting in a clear and concise manner to assist in the communication of key messages and to facilitate discussions and decision making.
  • A proactive, self-motivated team player who has the ability to manage a high personal workload with multiple deadlines and continually strive for improvements in quality, efficiency and presentation.

This role is a great opportunity for you to work for a fast growing successful business who offer genuine career and personal development. To apply please send your most recent CV to Karen Ellis Today.

Please be advised all applicants must have the right to work in the UK. Due to expected number of applicants, only successful applicants will be contacted.