Senior Accountant/Controller (Full-time or 4 days per week)

Posted 04 November 2022
Salary £50000 - £60000 per annum + pro-rata
LocationKingston upon Thames
Job type Permanent
Contact NameHelena Rattova

Job description

Senior Accountant/Controller (Full-time or 4 days per week)

1-2 days in the office depending on business needs.

Our client, a global commodity trading and processing company is looking for a Senior Accountant/ Controller in Kingston to oversee the accounting and reporting of our UK operations and month and year end closings on a relatively small scale, working with another 2 Accountants.

The Senior Accountant/Controller will look after two separate business that operate under the parent company and will be responsible for the following:

  • Oversee the month end and year end closings for both of our UK coffee operations
  • Generation and validation of Group management accounts
  • Partner with local management in preparing annual budgets and forecasts
  • Manage expenses, payroll, the UK VAT return
  • Monthly review of inventories and reconciliation
  • Monthly reporting to the ultimate parent company via their reporting tool
  • Reconciliation of intercompany accounts
  • Chief liaison with UK external auditors
  • Liaison with auditors in Singapore and Dubai for local filing requirements
  • Maintenance the internal control system
  • Supervise and mentor 2 other Accountants

Skills & Experience

  • Fully Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA) - essential
  • Intercompany reconciliation experience within international environments
  • Strong Excel capability
  • Experience with SAP BYD would be a strong advantage

Inventum Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.