Senior Financial Accountant

Job Details

City of London, London Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Sector: Accounting & Finance Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP Contact: Angelique Pearson

Senior Financial Accountant | Excellent Salary £6 figure package & Benefits & Relocation | Qualified ACCA, ACA | Online Gaming | Gibraltar

Candidates based in the UK can apply as the role can be offered on a remote working basis with occasional travel

SRGEurope are recruiting a Senior Financial Accountant for a progressive online client with an office in sunny, vibrant Gibraltar. The Senior Financial Accountant will be responsible for the statutory reporting and key business financial reporting requirements, so a highly technical content suiting candidates that have worked in an Audit environment. The role reports to the CFO and is high profile providing board-reporting information based on current IFRS, and US GAAP.

Senior Financial Accountant Responsibilities are but not limited to:

  • Maintain accounting policies and update as required
  • Ensure full compliance with all statutory reporting requirements
  • Support the finance team in the annual and interim reporting processes as required, including the annual audit, ensuring that they are technically compliant, accurate and best practice disclosures
  • Advise the Board and ARC on the pros and cons of early adoption of new accounting standards
  • Review and approve the Group financial statements prior to submission to auditors
  • Provide guidance to Audit & Risk Committee and Board to ensure a solid understanding of the Group's technical accounting environment and answer queries as requested
  • Provide technical guidance on accounting impact of proposed restructurings or M&A to ensure that accounting implications of such projects are understood in advance
  • Maintain and develop the Group's accounting procedures manual
  • Assess and identify solutions for IFRS-related/US GAAP ad-hoc requests based on deep subject matter expertise
  • Advise finance and commercial teams on IFRS, US GAAP and other Group accounting related matters
  • Review the Group's subsidiaries' financial statements in order to ensure compliance with local GAAP and regulations
  • Hold regular updates to ensure cascading of technical knowledge within wider finance team

Senior Financial Accountant Profile:

  • Professional accountancy qualification
  • At least five year's PQE covering both IFRS and US GAAP ideally some of which time spent in advisory role on conversion between IFRS and US GAAP
  • Degree in Business Administration, Mathematics, Finance or a related discipline or equivalent
  • Strong attention to detail but able to see the big picture
  • Able to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Ability to communicate technical information clearly to a commercial as well as finance audience

Why Gibraltar?

Gibraltar is a British Overseas Territory on the edge of the Iberian Peninsula neighbouring Southern Spain. It boasts 300 days of sunshine per year, a relaxed out of work lifestyle and is easily accessible to the rest of Europe from Gibraltar and Malaga airports. The primary currency in Gibraltar is pounds/sterling and there are excellent English speaking schools if you are relocating with your family. We will help you with your relocation process about which you can read here:

To Apply

If you are interested in this role press apply now and if you want to know more e-mail us at or alternatively call +350 200 69999 for Gibraltar and speak to our Managing Director Angelique Pearson.

Senior Financial Accountant |Technical Accounting | ACA |ACCA | IFRS | Financial statements | Gibraltar |Remote Working