Technical Accountant

Job Title: Technical Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: 60,000 - 65,000
Reference: AL160
Contact Name: Annie Lo
Job Published: August 03, 2021 14:02

Job Description

  • Technical Accountant
  • Permanent role
  • £60,000 - £65,000
  • Private Equity 

A hugely successful Private Equity business is seeking an experienced Technical Accountant with 1-3 years post qualified experience. The firm have recently posted profits of over £450 million and are looking for for this extra headcount due to growth. 

The finance team are currently 14 and need a Technical Accountant to join them. The team are diverse, hard working and collaborative - the expectation is that hybrid working will continue.

Duties to include:

  • Technical reporting 
  • Assisting with migration to a new system
  • Assist with setting up reporting for a newly acquired business

The ideal candidate will have experience of working in private equity and have working knowledge of the below:

  • Experience preparing or reviewing financial statements
  • Understanding of businesses where the fund balances are on balance sheet for example due to requirements to consolidate through IFRS 10
  • Understanding of accounting for more complex instruments under IFRS 9 
  • Experienced in ‘modelling’ e.g. valuing instruments under discounted cash flows etc
  • 1-3 years post qualified ACA/ACCA
  • Knowledge of credit business
For futher information, contact Annie on or 0203 189 4290