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Financial Accountant

Salary £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Location Luton, Bedfordshire
Job Type Permanent Jobs
Job Ref HQ00041061
Published over 1 year ago

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen to for a technical financial accountant to join a global listed business in the capacity of Derivative & Reporting Accountant. You will work closely with the Treasury department to assess all derivative transactions for cash flow designation or economic hedge treatment.

Requirements in the role include

Ensure all cash flow hedges are appropriately documented in line with Corporate templates and US GAAP requirements.
Ensure designated hedge is effective.
Ensure all trades have been accurately entered into the FINDUR system (and/or any future system) by the Treasury department.
Generate and check all related accounting entries advised by FINDUR system (and/or any future system).
Ensure all cash flow hedges remain effective on a prospective basis and measure any ineffectiveness on a periodic basis.
Complete related derivative disclosure book on a quarterly basis.
Liaise closely with both internal and external auditors on all related SOX/internal controls and financial statement reporting.
Any other reporting or analysis required by the Manager Financial Reporting.
Support the Financial Reporting Accountant when required.
Ad hoc project involvement to include but not limited to new system introduction and testing, and process improvement.

To be considered for this role you will hold a recognised accountancy qualification ACA or ACCA and candidates with a strong technical background gained through working in an accountancy practice would be well placed to thrive in this position.

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