Financial Accountant - Iberia / Europe, Open to flexibility

Location
Stockley Park, Uxbridge, London
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
11 Oct 2017
Closes
20 Oct 2017
Ref
WD129932
Role
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent

Financial Accountant - Iberia / Europe, Open to flexibility

WHO ARE WE?

At GSK we are a science-led global healthcare company. We research and develop a broad range of innovative products in three primary areas of Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines and Consumer Healthcare. Our mission is inspiring and challenging - to help people do more, feel better and live longer.

We have a significant global presence with commercial operations in more than 150 countries, a network of 86 manufacturing sites in 36 countries and large R&D centres in the UK, USA, Spain, Belgium and China.

WHAT WILL YOUR KEY RESPONSIBILITIES BE?

  • Provide timely, accurate and compliant record to report services including statutory reporting in accordance with local GAAP for GSK's European markets
  • Ensure accurate posting of financial transactions within accounts of responsibility including journal entries and interfaces
  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations and research and analyse any unmatched and / or out of balance entries. Monitor ageing and clear open items reconciliations.
  • Prepare, document and manage all month end control processes. Ensure full compliance with GSK SOX requirements
  • Produce routine reports, schedules, and summaries for internal & external customers
  • Support period end financial closing activities and ensure an efficient and effective close is performed including preparing judgment based accruals where required
  • Face the internal customer and manage the stakeholder relationships
  • Preparation of annual audit deliverables
  • Proactively identifying and contributing towards end to end service improvement recommendations and organisational change initiatives
  • Any other relevant activities allocated by Team Leader

WHAT DO WE OFFER?

At GSK we are all inspired by the difference we make and challenge ourselves every day to improve the lives of patients and consumers. That's why we have created an environment where everyone feels valued, able to develop, contribute to our mission and be proud of what we achieve.

To support you in achieving your role and career ambitions you'll be given the opportunity to:

  • Play an important role in delivering our mission
  • Be an essential part of diverse, global team
  • Develop others as part of your own professional growth

You'll also receive a competitive salary package including on target bonus, shares, private medical insurance, Company Pension Plan, 26 days annual holiday, private healthcare option, bonus scheme and a share purchase scheme plus a personalised career development pathway.

Interested in Joining the Team?

Please ensure you apply before COB 20th October 2017 to ensure you're in the running!

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity.

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