Statutory Reporting Accountant

Statutory Reporting Accountant

  • Location

    Basingstoke, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance, Senior Appointments

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  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60000 per month

  • Contact:

    Nigel Whelan

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    8 months

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Statutory Reporting Accountant - £50,000 - £60,000 - Basingstoke - 8 month FTC

Wade Macdonald is delighted to be recruiting for a Statutory Reporting Accountant on a Fixed Term basis (8-month initial contract) to work for a leading listed company in Basingstoke, Hampshire. Our client offers great progression opportunities and a great working environment, with state of the art offices located conveniently in the area, our client is based in a very ideal location for Thames Valley based candidates.

The Statutory Reporting Accountant is a key role for our client and is responsible for bringing up to date the statutory account filings for their overseas subsidiaries. The role involves managing the statutory accounts process for their overseas entities, preparing the statutory accounts or liaising with an established outsourcer in the production and filing of the accounts to ensure our client meets compliance requirements.


  • Establish comprehensive list of filing positions and compliance across the international entities.
  • Using the tool provided under the BDO outsource contract establish robust mechanism for tracking and reporting on statutory accounts filings.
  • Prepare and submit outstanding statutory accounts for entities with outstanding filings. This will include liaison with outsourced accounting providers, business management, finance operations, tax and group finance and company secretary.
  • Review record retention and documentation requirements within the International entities to ensure entities capable of conforming with local tax audits.


  • Qualified Accountant (ACCA, CIMA) with relevant experience


  • Proven strong technical ability.
  • Previous experience of managing internationally and dealing with outsourced accountants.
  • Preparation of statutory accounts

Work Based Competencies

  • Strong leadership, managerial and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work to strict deadlines.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Proven ability to manage through change and ambiguity.

Statutory Reporting Accountant - £50,000 - £60,000 - Basingstoke - 8 month FTC

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.