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Financial Integration Specialist Accountant

Hays A&F
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£ Competitive Day Rate
Closing date
May 31, 2024

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Job Role
Finance Director/Head of Finance
Software & Technology
Contract Type
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, CIMA: Qualified

Job Details

Your new company is a PE backed technology business who are experiencing enviable growth in its defined sector in the UK and globally.

Your new role will support the Group's M&A growth strategy, take responsibility for:
Pre-acquisition - financial aspects of financial systems integration plan: understand quote to cash, supplier invoice to pay, payroll and other key processes to contribute to the post acquisition integration plan which will set out how they plan to move acquired business to standard platforms and processes across the Group.

Completion mechanism (completion accounts, locked box) review and compliance with any Share Purchase Agreement 'true-up' mechanisms. Acquisition accounting - identify fair value of net assets acquired, intangibles arising on consolidation and consolidation entries necessary to bring acquired business into group reporting.
Consider any differences in GAAP vs Group (FRS 102) and acquired business and accounting implications.Financial integration (short term) - bringing acquired business financials into Group reporting system so that Enlarged Group (KCS + acquired entity) financials can be reported at a consolidated level as soon as practicable after acquisition

Financial integration (detailed) - contribute to the refinement of the post acquisition integration plan and then lead the delivery of the financial aspects of that plan.

What you'll need to succeed
Qualified accountant ACA / ACCA / CIMA and to have worked in similar project roles previously
Strong understanding of accounting principles, standards and regulations
Proficiency in accounting software and MS Office Suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)Advanced MS Excel skills and data analytics techniques
Possessing strong reporting, commercial and analytical skillsQuick to get up to speed, able to evidence strong problem-solving skills
Personable, with a strong commitment to team outcomes
A self-starter, able to understand a goal or desired outcome and work out how to get there with limited input
Able to operate effectively in a dynamic, fast moving and demanding environment

What you'll get in return is a competitive day rate, hybrid working pattern, free onsite parking

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