Consolidation Accountant

Office & Admin

09/04/2020 • 1 view
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Consolidation Accountant. What is the purpose of this role? You will be primarily responsible for the development of first-class financial accounting and external reporting service in line with strategic business objectives and changes to the financial and regulatory reporting frameworks. You will drive our best-in-class external reporting agenda and ensure our publications apply the relevant financial (and regulatory) reporting guidance and meet our customer and other stakeholder needs. You will assist in the production of timely and accurate interim and annual consolidated financial statements (including being a key liaison for our external auditors), along with relevant supporting papers for the Audit Committee and Board. What makes this role unique? As the UK's largest Water and Wastewater company, we provide the essential service at the heart of daily life, health and enjoyment to 15 million customers across London, the Thames Valley and the surrounding area. This is a demanding but extremely varied opportunity in a large organisation, that will give you the opportunity to make a real impact on the way we operate as a business and putting you in regular contact with some of our most senior stakeholders. You will drive both our external financial reporting and the relationship between Finance and the wider business. In addition to your core role, you will join your friendly external financial reporting colleagues on-site visits to Waste and Water treatment works, have access to a range of training courses and enjoy team social events. You will be a highly valued and pivotal team member as we increase our focus on best-in-class external reporting. Key Accountabilities: Developing best practice processes and procedures around our external reporting, in both a statutory and regulatory environment. Review and implementation of new accounting pronouncements and other corporate reporting developments affecting Thames Water. Assisting with the preparatio...
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