Senior EMEA Accountant

Posted 11 June 2022
Salary£400 - £450 per day
LocationReading
Job type Contract - Outside of IR35
DisciplineFinance
Reference84389_1654956852
Contact NameMarkJames Search

Job description

Our client, a global enterprise technology company, based in Reading, is currently hiring for a Senior EMEA Accountant to be responsible of oversight of the production of local statutory accounts and compliance for the outsourced operating companies.

Responsibilities:

  • Statutory accounting & reporting - Manage 16 local outsourced accountants to ensure accounting and filing compliance.
  • Support the closure process of several companies and Audit support
  • Management of Cashflow requirements for all companies
  • Period end reporting - ownership of the production, review and analysis of P&L and B/S
  • Monthly Blackline balance sheet reconciliations for entities
  • Provide Accounting input for the preparation of VAT returns, CIT, Intrastat, Statutory and other statistical returns.
  • Ensure Local Accountants software are aligned with internal SAP local ledgers

Requirements:

  • Accounting degree, CA certification (or local equivalent such as ACCA, ACA or CIMA)
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience (statutory reporting/audit).
  • Hands on experience using accounting systems and applications such as SAP, Sap4 Hana and Blackline
  • Familiar with international business & accounting practices and processes including local statutory reporting in IFRS plus US GAAP
  • Fluency in other languages used in EMEA
  • Experience designing and implementing accounting systems
  • Experience in the technology or telecommunications industry

This is a full time, contract position for an initial period of 12 months with the option to extend and/or become permanent (although this is not guaranteed).

This role is Inside IR35. LTD companies cannot be engaged.

Please apply online for consideration.