Process monthly European payroll, including reports
Prepare quarterly VAT filings for European entities
Process cash transactions, including data uploading and reconciliation
Process and track income and expenses by international subsidiary
Prepare financial data and international subsidiary ledgers for purposes of financial reporting and corporate consolidation
Ensure accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year end close processes
Support Controller in implementation of corporate accounting policies and procedures, internal controls, and financial information systems
Support analytical reviews and reporting packages for senior management including, but not limited to, profit and loss analysis and related variance analyses
Help coordinate efforts for income tax accounting and assist in implementation of international tax strategies
Help coordinate efforts for annual financial audit and reporting
Assume other activities and responsibilities from time to time as directed
Qualifications: ACA/CIMA/ACCA qualified accountant or qualified by experience, with an education at degree level in Accounting or Finance with a strong academic record.
Experience: 4+ years' post qualified experience, in a financial accounting and reporting role. VAT, Cash Transaction Accounting and Payroll experience. Experience with UHNW Clients or Luxury Industry is a plus.
Knowledge: Good working knowledge of accounting terms and concepts, with strong technical knowledge of UK GAAP.
Self-starter, strong analytical skills, ability to multitask, to prioritise and complete work effectively within tight deadlines
Excellent computer skills, including knowledge of accounting software programs. Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel
Highly detail orientated and excellent organisational skills.
Outstanding written, oral and interpersonal communication skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team and take on new tasks with high level of difficulty
Ability to travel internationally
Experience with financial consolidations and reporting for multi-divisional entities is a plus.