Added 16/08/2019

Finance Analyst - Practice Trained

Burgess Hill, West Sussex, England
£45k - 50k per year
Job Type
Financial Services
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Finance Analyst - Practice Trained

Ignata Finance have an exciting opportunity for a Practice Trained accountant to join a global, industry leading business with offices in Burgess Hill. You will have responsibility for the analysis and explanation of the monthly financial results; assessing the accounting implications of transactions under IFRS; and supporting the production and audit of the IFRS statutory financial statements.


* Regular review of accounting entries, month end reports and reconciliations to ensure integrity of the financial records.
* Preparation of month end reporting, based on legal entity P&L and Balance Sheet.
* Provide financial guidance on legal entity related queries raised by customers, business partners and regional finance teams.
* Provide variance commentaries for bi-monthly financial updates to the Board and Operating Committees.
* Monitor account reconciliation status for Balance Sheet accounts and prepare updates for the Board and Operating Committees.
* Ensure adequate controls, documentation and audit trails are in place, internal accounting and close process policies and procedures.

Critical Challenges:

* Delivering high quality and accurate financial information within critical deadlines.
* Assessing and communicating IFRS implications.
* Coordinating effectively with cross functional teams.
* Influencing business partners and customers on legal entity and accounting requirements.

Due to the nature of the role you will ideally match the following:

* ACA or ACCA qualified from a top practice (ACCA and CIMA industry candidates will be considered if they have the relevant IFRS experience)
* Must have IFRS experience
* Exposure to UK GAAP/US GAAP
* Experience of financial/group reporting

Location: Burgess Hill

Salary: £45-50k

This job is now closed to further applications.