Purcelloleary have been assigned to recruit for the following role:
Accountant – CIMA
Purpose of the Role Accountant – CIMA:
Reporting to the Head of Finance, the successful candidate will work as part of the Finance Team.
The primary purpose of the role will be:
Delivery of accurate month end financial reports to tight deadlines,
support the preparation of annual statutory accounts,
liaising with the group’s external auditors to conclude the audits in a timely manner
Support the head of finance with the budgeting and revision cycles.
Process all close journals in accordance with close calendar
Ensure full understanding of business drivers to credibly partner local management
Analyse KPI performance on a monthly basis to surface trends and inform budgets and revisions
Respond to the Head of Finance, local business and wider finance team queries in a timely manner
Provide financial support and challenge on investment decisions and related business cases e.g. NPV.
Ensure that all balance sheet reconciliations are performed, reviewed and approved on time.
Drive any reconciling items to closure and escalate any open items to the head of finance
Background, Experience & Skills:
Certified / Chartered / CIMA Qualified Accountant
2+ years PQE
Proven ability in working to and consistently meeting tight deadlines
Experience in working in a service driven, customer