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Financial Controller

Negotiable

Responsibilities:

  • Statutory accounts for entities + interact with auditors, providing relevant information in a timely fashion
  • Review reconciliations for relevant entities to ensure they are carried out & escalate concerns to leadership
  • Ensure financial reporting controls are maintained + actively look to improve them. Furthermore, assist related teams (tax, product control, regulatory) to uphold the overall control framework
  • Assist with budgeting / regulatory reporting + respond to queries from the board / leadership team
  • Develop models alongside treasury using the client’s ILAA. Also assist treasury with the management of the client’s FX situation.
  • Organise the liquidation of entities that no longer hold relevance
  • Observe the journal posting report + resolve an unposted journals on a daily basis
  • Managing + developing Junior Accountant

Desired Skills

  • Experience of accounting for a portfolio of entities
  • Accountancy qualification with 4-5 years PQE within the Financial Services
  • Good academics
  • Complex accounting knowledge (consolidated accounting, impairments, minority interest accounting)
  • Knowledge of UK GAAP, US GAAP and IFRS
  • Experience of:
  • Oracle General Ledger
  • Hyperion Essbase
  • Oracle HFM

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.