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  • Job reference: 928669
  • Location: London
  • Salary: GBP230 - GBP270 per day + PAYE
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Sector: Finance, Financial Accountant
  • Date posted: 18/11/2019

Orion group are delighted to be working with a Global brand based in London City Centre close by to Hyde Park! My client is looking for an experienced General Accountant who can hit the ground running and make an impact for the duration of the contract.

What is involved in the role:


  • Overall responsibility for the UK reporting
  • Working alongside the likes of DPI and CFO to complete reports fully
  • Manage the Audit process with Accounting partner to ensure smooth running, answering any queries and working together for resolution and provide additional support if needed
  • Manage queries from corporate services, implement solutions and process improvement
  • Regularly update senior management with overview of results


  • Prepare and deliver financial statements for all UK legal entities
  • Create and outline plan for completion of process
  • Manage and improve reporting files and work papers using appropriate tools
  • Manage relationship with the external auditors
  • Preempt potential audit issues via researching
  • Work with other levels of management and teams to obtain all relevant information for completion
  • Present findings to company directors to increase understanding and obtain approval for signature of financial statements
  • Remain compliant to key controls and reporting standards

Tax & Returns

  • Preparation and submission of the TMC for UK companies
  • Address any TMC issues which may arise
  • Streamline supporting documentation for TMC
  • Responsible for the preparation and submission for TMC across UK companies
  • Work with UK Tax manager to answer queries
  • Streamline the Tax reporting package / implement any possible process improvement
  • Preparation of the PRT
  • Comment on draft returns where necessary

Additional Information and Criteria:

  • First month is probationary
  • PAYE only
  • 9am-5.15pm Monday to Friday
  • ACCA or ICAS Qualification preffered
  • Contract initially will run until the 1st of April 2021
  • Full pre-screening will be carried out

For more information please contact // 0141 483 7356

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