Robert Half

Financial Accountant

England, Berkshire, Reading
£300 - £400 per day
06 Dec 2017
03 Jan 2018
Dale Owen
Qualification Level
Fully qualified
Contract Type

An Interim Financial Accountant is required to join a growing company based in Reading for a period of six months. If you are an ambitious and technically astute finance professional looking for a challenging, deadline driven environment then please apply to find out more.

This organisation is a major US listed business and is offering a role within the EMEA Finance Function that is critical to the Group as a whole.

This is a high profile role that will suit a technically minded qualified accountant and has significant interaction with the EMEA Finance Director.

The Role

As the Interim Financial Accountant you will be required to join the existing finance team during a period of significant change and remediation work following rapid growth. Key duties will include:
  • Statutory accounting for EMEA entities
  • Driving SOX remediation efforts - drafting processes and implementing to closure
  • Supporting a number of corporate projects across the EMEAA region, including but not limited to: Journal reviews around month end, aligning and reducing close calendars and standardizing reconciliations

If you are a technically astute accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA) with a strong technical background then please apply to find out more. This role would suit an ambitious and confident individual who can hit the ground running and add value in a short period of time.

Your Profile

The successful Interim Financial Accountant is likely to be a qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA) with experience of financial reporting of a large US business, either from industry or from practice. They will be intellectually inquisitive and technically strong, with good analytical skills and experience of SOX and US GAAP in and EMEA environment. The candidate will be required to remain technically up to date in all areas of financial reporting.

The Company

This business is based modern offices in Reading, they are a US listed support services group which operates a variety of service contracts across the world.

Salary & Benefits

£350-400 per day. Parking is available free of charge, alternatively the office is close to the train station and served by bus routes as well.

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