Trading Accountant

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  1. Permanent
  2. English
  3. Mid-Senior level
  4. Finance & Accounting
  5. London
  6. Commodities & Natural Resource
  7. Accounting, IFRS, SAP HANA, FI/CO, Commodity Trading, P&L Analysis, Closing, Reporting, Statutory Financial Statements
Our client is an international Commodity trading group.

On behalf of our client, Swisslinx is looking for a hands-on and dynamic Trading Accountant with previous experience in Commodity Trading to join their growing team in London.

Your mission

- Keeping the books of numerous group companies, domiciled in various jurisdictions, according to IFRS
- Execute the month end trade related accounting per profit center
- Preparing detailed monthly P&L and working capital reviews in accordance with IFRS
- Supporting regional offices with accounting issues and their month end closing process
- Analysing new transactions, concluding and documenting the appropriate accounting treatment under IFRS and ensuring its application
- Supporting traffic/operations with the preparation of ad-hoc departmental financial reports
- Consistently challenging the status quo to ensure that activities and procedures are as efficient and effective as possible
- Maintaining professional and technical accounting and finance knowledge
- Guiding and advising traffic and operations on accounting day to day accounting matters
- Preparation of statutory financial statements according to the respective requirements

Your background

- Around 3-5 years of experience in Accounting
- Previous experience working for a Commodity Trading company
- Qualified Accountant and/or University Degree in a relevant field
- Knowledge of IFRS is a must
- Experience using SAP HANA FI/CO is a must
- Entrepreneurial mindset and self-sufficient
- Fluent in English

What’s on offer

Our client is a dynamic company experiencing rapid growth. You will have the chance to collaborate with a team of seasoned Commodity Trading professionals and play an active role in the development of their office in London.

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