Group Management Accountant
Posted on 1/27/2023
Octopus Energy

501-1,000 employees

Cloud-based renewable energy service
Company Overview
Octopus Energy is on a mission to transform energy globally, faster and cheaper than anyone imagined. They are are relentless in driving the smart grid technologies that'll deliver cheaper green electricity to fuel our homes, businesses, cars and heating.
London, UK
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Finance & Banking
  • To be a technically strong and qualified ACA Accountant
  • Advanced excel skills preferable
  • The confidence to suggest improvements to systems and processes as we continue to scale
  • Knowledge of local GAAP and IFRS accounting standards
  • Preparation, review and analysis of the monthly management accounts for the Group Company, including profit and loss reports and balance sheet schedules, providing commentary and analysis on the actuals and querying outputs as needed
  • Assist in the preparation of the Group consolidation for monthly reporting internally and to shareholders, including inter-company account reconciliation, IFRS adjustments and working alongside Strategic Finance as appropriate
  • Support in the preparation and co-ordination of the Group's reporting process, statutory consolidation and associated IFRS Group Financial Statement and Annual Report
  • Liaise with the external audit team, assisting with queries and facilitating with the year-end process
  • Provide technical accounting insight, composing technical summary papers for complex accounting transactions, staying up to date with the development of all accounting treatments and reporting standards and advising senior management and the Board on the impact that such changes may have on the business
  • Helping to ensure that accounting policies are applied consistently through out the Group, liaising with the international companies and working closely with them to provide assistance where required
  • Support in strategic projects such as ESG, finance transformation, system implementation and future M&A activity