Financial Analyst

Expiring today

Location
Cambridge
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
27 Mar 2017
Closes
24 Apr 2017
Ref
092546
Contact
Melonie Tomlinson
Clearance Level
SC
Job Type
Contract
Role - Financial Analyst
Start - ASAP
Duration - 6 months
Location - Cambridge

This role is responsible for certain areas of revenue compliance under US GAAP and IFRS for the Software business and development of policy in this area. The role is responsible for coordinating with internal and external auditors and other compliance functions as well as certain compliance programs to ensure business practices are in line with accounting standards. The role will also be a significant participant in several key projects covering GAAP conversion; policy and key control updates.
Responsibilities:
Gathers financial data and performs financial analyses and reporting to influence decisions within the business and to drive cross-business initiatives.
Communicates and drives adherence to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and the organisation's financial goals and policies.
Ensures strong business controls.
Expert: Applies advanced subject matter knowledge to complex business issues, and is regarded as a subject matter expert.
Able to clearly document complex accounting matters.
Frequently represents the organisation to external customers.
Requirements:
Qualified accountant
Thorough knowledge of Software revenue recognition under either US GAAP or IFRS or preferably both.
Excellent analytical skills.
Demonstrated ability to implement and deal with change
Excellent communication skills.
Strong multi-tasking and prioritisation skills.




Due to the nature and urgency of this post, candidates holding or who have held high level security clearance in the past are most welcome to apply. Please note successful applicants will be required to be security cleared prior to appointment which can take up to a minimum 10 weeks.

LA International Computer Consultants Ltd is an HMG Approved Consultancy and operates as an IT & Engineering Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency, depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, we welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds. Award Winning LA International Computer Consultants Ltd (Recruiter Awards for Excellence - Best IT, Best Public Sector & Gold Awards) and the most prestigious award that any business can receive The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2015.