Global FTSE 250 PLC 
This is an International Global Retailer that operates across 1000s of sites throughout the world. 
The Group Accountant will help manage, the Year end & Interim Results and to manage production of year end and interim Group financial statements to meet external statutory reporting requirements, including the Annual report. 
You will act as a key point of contact for external auditors and have exposure to numerous stakeholders throughout the business (inc CFO). 
• Responsibility for production of accurate and timely Group Management accounts pack - including P&L, Balance Sheet and Cashflow, commentary and variance analysis for presentation to the Board. 
• Responsibility for production of UK subsidiary statutory accounts. 
• Act as a key point of contact for external auditors. 
• Involvement in ad hoc projects, to support both Group finance and business unit finance teams (recent projects have included adoption of IFRS 16, acquisition of US businesses) 
• Support the Head of Financial Reporting and Group FP&A team with technical accounting areas, such as pensions, IFRS 16, impairment etc. 
• Provide ad hoc technical accounting guidance to the divisional finance teams. 
Your experience should be 
• 5+ years PQE 
• Experience of listed company reporting and Group consolidation (multi-currency an advantage). 
• Excellent attention to detail, and ability to prioritise effectively, efficiently and most importantly achieve tight deadlines. 
• Strong knowledge of IFRS, UK statutory accounts and relevant disclosure requirements, including understanding of IFRS 16. 
• Confident engaging communicator, who is able to build relationships and present financial information clearly, confidently and concisely. 
The successful candidate should be comfortable with a fast-paced and dynamic environment, effectively manage multiple competing priorities with significant autonomy, and demonstrate high-quality judgment. 
Immediate Interviews 


City of London / hybrid based - 3 days in the Office 
£75k+ Car + Package + Benefits 
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