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Newly Qualified Accountant

Location: SE1

Permanent Full Time

Salary: £55,000 - £60,000

Newly Qualified Accountant


£55,000 - £60,000

Full-Time Permanent


This is an outstanding opportunity for a recently qualified accountant to join a vibrant Finance team working at the centre of one of the worlds biggest brands.  You will be reporting to a highly inspirational Financial Controller and managing a team both in the UK plus  2 offshore sites.  You should be a self-starter with a sense of humour and enjoy working pro-actively as part of the team.





  • Preparation of statutory accounts for multiple entities
  • Liaison  with external auditors;
  • Assist in the monthly reporting of Operational and Holding Company  entities including reporting to the US
  • Production of reconciliations of balance sheet accounts, journals for accruals, prepayments, etc,
  • Monthly forecasting of Operational entities overheads in Cognos
  • Forecasting of overheads and cash flow to Europe and US
  • Review all journals prepared by staff for posting to Great Plains
  • Approval of AP processing such as review and approval of overhead invoices and company staff expense claims;
  • Approval of payments via Treasury, as well as monthly payment and expense, runs.
  • Review Leasing forecasts;
  • Review of Fixed Asset register:
  • Review control accounts (including bank reconciliations) for Treasury entities.
  • Management of 4 staff to include regular monitoring of workload and periodic performance reviews.



  • Great attention to detail is very important
  • Excellence time management to ensure tight reporting timetables are met.
  • Excellent financial and management accounts preparation skills.
  • Experience and knowledge of working with a small finance team.
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills, including Pivot Tables and complex formulas.
  • Good people management skills at all levels, including senior management.


Candidates will be shortlisted for interviews as suitable CVs are received   1st interviews are likely to take place week commencing 28th October 2019

Closing date for applications: December 16, 2019

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Contact Info

Head Office: Carlton Recruitment Solutions Ltd Global House, 1 Ashley Avenue, Epsom,
Surrey KT18 5AD

01372 253350


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