Accountant - Commodities/Shipping
A world leading, Commodity Trading House, with an established footprint in the agricultural sector is seeking an Accountant to join their Shipping Finance Department.
Assisting in the timely and accurate drafting of monthly management and annual statutory accounts.
Preparation of Balance Sheet reconciliations for review.
Analysis of monthly balance sheet and P&L changes.
Monthly reporting such as notional interest calculations as well as regulatory reporting.
Assisting in daily reconciliations for interfaces from back office systems to the General Ledger.
Assisting with the daily client money reconciliation.
Qualified or studying towards an accountancy qualification (ACCA, ACA or CIMA).
Knowledge of UK GAAP/IFRS is essential.
Computer literacy is a necessity and the ability to use a consolidation package such as Hyperion would be an advantage.
An understanding of the maritime sector is preferred.
Experience within a Commodity Trading house would be ideal.