Senior Financial Accountant

  • Negotiable
  • Brentwood, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Shawbrook Bank
  • 08 Nov 17 2017-11-08

As Shawbrook continues to grow we are looking to add further talent to our high performing finance function. The Senior Financial Accountant will be responsible for the financial integrity of the Lending & Deposits businesses of the Bank, ensuring that appropriate controls are in place and can be relied upon and providing appropriate management information.

As Shawbrook continues to grow we are looking to add further talent to our high performing finance function. The Senior Financial Accountant will be responsible for the financial integrity of the Lending & Deposits businesses of the Bank, ensuring that appropriate controls are in place and can be relied upon and providing appropriate management information.

Key responsibilities of the role will include the following:

  • Ensuring month end accounting entries are processed in line with timetable to ensure timely general ledger close and facilitate reporting
  • Month End processes including accruals, deferred income, accounting for commissions, clawbacks, ERC, interest income ect.
  • Ensure the Bank maintains, at all times, financial controls appropriate to current and future developments.
  • Preparation of audit information for external auditors and production of certain audit papers for audit committee.

Suitable candidates will have the following experience:

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA)
  • 2-3 years post qualified experience.
  • Strong experience of using SUN general ledger system would be advantageous.
  • Previous financial services/banking/lending experience would be looked upon favourably.