Financial Control (Contract) - Investment Bank - London

Job Title: Financial Control (Contract) - Investment Bank - London
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £300 - £325 per day
Reference: BBBH16261_1503503432
Contact Name: Zoey Henry
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 23, 2017 16:50

Job Description

International Investment Bank based in the City seeking a contractor with extensive Financial Control experience.

Candidates must be qualified accountants (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) or equivalent and Financial Services experience is essential.

Successful candidates will have experience spanning across month end, project accounting, year end statutory accounts, production of expense data and system improvements.

The Finance function is responsible for preparing and reporting the firm's financial position. The team is currently made up of four teams; Financial Planning and Analysis, Financial Reporting, Tax and Accounting Control. This role will support both the Accounting control and Financial Reporting teams

You will work closely with both the financial reporting and accounting control team on tasks such as ensuring accuracy of the ledger compared with upstream system and processes. In this role you do not do trade bookings. What that means is that from a Finance perspective, they provide input into how complex/structured trades need to be booked from an IFRS reporting point of view.