Corporate Accountant (Temp), Globally Recognised Growth Equity Investor, London, UK
Our client is a leading global growth equity firm providing capital and strategic support for growing companies for over four decades; they are currently actively looking for a corporate accountant to join their Finance and Accounting Department, working directly with the Financial Controller. The role will start with a temporary six-month contract, with the potential for an FTO depending upon performance and workload.
In this role, you will support the accounting operations and financial reporting of the management company, with a focus on the firms monthly close process, managing all aspects of the general ledger, performing reconciliations and preparing VAT returns. In addition, you will help to update and upgrade their current systems and controls, as well as provide insight from monthly, quarterly and year-end analysis.
You will have a background in accounting, with a knowledge of private equity through experience in a similar role. You will have a robust understanding of UK GAAP and FRS 102, with a Chartered Accountancy qualification preferred. You will be a team player, who is highly numerate and organised, looking for a fantastic opportunity to work for one of the world's most renowned private equity investors.