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Senior Financial Accountant

Ref no. BHN567782
Salary £80,000 - £100,000/annum
Location City of London, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Exciting New Job Opportunity

Key skills required for this role

A degree / professional qualification in Accounting, demonstrating a strong foundation in analytical thinking and problem-solving.


Knowledge of IFRS and projects experience.

Job description

Our client, a leading company in the finance industry, is seeking a skilled Project Accountant to join their team. As a Senior Financial Accountant, you will play a crucial role in the evolving world of Energy, tackling challenging projects and staying ahead of the curve with evolving IFRS standards and industry best practices. Your role will involve deep diving into complex IFRS topics, coordinating and managing accounting projects, refining accounting principles, and supporting the preparation of financial statements. This is a permanent position with ample opportunities for growth and development.

Your key responsibilities as a Senior Financial Accountant will include:

  • Deep diving into complex IFRS topics, especially those impacting commodity transactions (IFRS 9, 10, 15, 16, IAS 37, 2).
  • Assessing new products, acquisitions, and investment projects, ensuring financial soundness and alignment with accounting principles.
  • Coordinating and managing accounting projects from start to finish, driving efficiency and accuracy.
  • Refining and developing accounting principles, ensuring they adapt to changing regulations and business needs.
  • Supporting the preparation of financial statements in accordance with IFRS and HGB.
  • Contributing to the development of decision templates for the executive committee, empowering informed strategic choices.
  • Serving as the contact for auditors' inquiries, fostering a transparent and collaborative relationship.

Key requirements for the role:

  • Possessing a degree / professional qualification in Accounting, demonstrating a strong foundation in analytical thinking and problem-solving.
  • Navigating the complexities of IFRS with confidence, ensuring seamless application in your daily work.
  • Orchestrating projects with efficiency and clarity, ensuring tasks are delivered on time and within budget.
  • Thriving in a dynamic environment where continuous learning is key. You readily embrace new challenges and quickly master new skills.

We value passion, willingness to learn, and a determined work ethic. So, even if you think you do not yet display all of the skills above, we would still like to hear from you.

If you are ready to take on this exciting opportunity as a Senior Financial Accountant, apply now and embark on a journey of growth and success.

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