Statutory Accountant

  • Location

    Camberley, Surrey

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    Up to £28.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Vanessa Farrington

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    9 months

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Statutory Accountant; Based in Camberley; 9 months; 22.5 hours per week; £28.00 PAYE per hour.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Part-Time Statutory Accountant to work for a defence company based in Camberley.
The successful candidate will be responsible for timely Statutory and Management reporting for defined legal entities within the area.

You will be a Part-Qualified Accountant or QBE and educated to degree level with a relevant financial qualification. You will have previous regional (EMEA) accounting experience obtained within a Medium to Large European Company along with experience of working within an IFRS and Local Gaap compliant environment. Experience of VAT and Corporate Tax requirements for EMEA countries is required along with experience of reconciling complex Foreign Currency balance sheet reconciliations and Management and Statutory Ledgers.

Strong communication skills are required at all levels flexible but assertive. Excellent planning, organisational and project management skills are essential. You will be highly motivated and challenge oriented. Experience with working with a major accounting system ideally Oracle is required. You will be a proactive problem solver and have advanced Excel skills. The ability to speak a second European language (French or Dutch) would be beneficial.

Responsibilities includes, but are not limited, to, the following:

Statutory Accounts
Manage and prepare EMEA statutory accounts (and related tax filing) within statutory deadlines
Prepare Statutory Accounts and Extended Trial balances from US GAAP to local GAAP for EMEA entities
Prepare audit files and reconciliations to support the General Ledger team
Dealing with audit and tax queries
Management Accounts
Provide accounting services and financial information for monthly, quarterly and annual reporting for a limited number of EMEA legal entities.
Responsibility for the preparation of local statutory accounts in conjunction with 3rd party providers.

The role is working 22.5 hours per week with flexibility required to work the first 3 working days of the month to cover month end. Occasional travel to other EMEA locations may be required.

Morson is acting as an employment business in relation to this vacancy.

CIMA; ACCA; FCCA; ACMA; GCMA; ACA; AAT; project accountant; management accountant; reporting accountant; finance manager; finance controller; FPA; forecasting; audits