Newly Qualified Accountant

Location Belfast
Discipline: Finance & Accounting
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Ross McCloskey
Contact email: rossmccloskey@godfreynorth.com
Contact phone: +44 (0)7934 379 990
Job ref: J73
Published: 14 days ago
Expiry date: 17 Dec 2022 11:59
Startdate: 17/11/2022

Our leading independent Energy provider client are currently looking for a newly qualified accountant to join their Finance team. Within the role you will be tasked with the responsibility of monthly reporting, the management of statutory & regulatory reporting for the company’s subsidiaries along with assisting in the preparation of the company’s consolidated accounts. Moreover, the successful candidate will have strong knowledge of IFRS accounting standards and experience of preparing statutory reports for a medium to large organizations.

Main Responsibilities

Cut-off and Monthly Reporting

-          Liaising with other Finance Teams

-          Preparation of monthly board report and other reports for both internal and external stakeholders

Quarterly and Annual Reporting

-          Preparation of Company’s consolidated quarterly and annual accounts in line with IFRS for presentation to investors and financial institutions

-          Preparation of various group analysis (accounts and capital analysis)

Management of the Statutory Accounting Processes

-          Preparation of statutory & regulatory accounts for all subsidiaries ensuring best practice and consistency in disclosures across the group

-          Plan and update statutory accounts timetables, disclosure lists requirements and liaise with other finance teams with the company

-          Take lead in all technical accounting standards across the group and deliver internal training updates to the businesses

Essential Criteria

-          Newly Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA)

-          Experience of preparing statutory reports for medium to large organizations in accordance with IFRS

-          Ability to take responsibility over work to strict reporting and commercial deadlines

-          Ability to effectively liaise with key stakeholders

-          Strong knowledge of IFRS accounting standards

Desirable Criteria

-          Experience of SAP and Cognos

-          Experience in financial modelling

-          Experience in financial reporting and analysis packages