Redstone Commodity Search  /  Vacancies  /  Senior Accountant, London

Senior Accountant, London

Job Reference: RS0880A

Job Title: Senior Accountant, London

Location: Europe

Product: Shipping, Softs & Agriculture

Role: Accounting, Finance

Redstone Commodity Search focus on offering 360° search solutions to the global commodities markets. With a competitive coverage of Trading Houses, Producers, Majors, Utilities, Merchants, Hedge Funds, Investment Banks and Brokerages; Redstone Commodity Search can confidently offer you an edge in today’s volatile market.

Redstone Commodity Search are working with an agricultural trading and shipping company looking for a Senior Accountant for their office in London.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Responsible for the planning, organisation and execution of accounting activities as well as preparation of financial statements (cash flow reporting, balance sheet reconciliation, account analysis, etc.)
  • Contribute to the preparation of budgets, develop group financial policy and maintain company guidelines regarding GAAP
  • Manage and coordinate audit, tax and statutory requirements
  • Stay informed of developments of relevant financial regulations in order to anticipate their impact on future financial statements
  • Reports into the CEO

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • 5+ years' of experience in a similar accounting position within a commodity trading environment
  • Basic understanding of / strong interest in agricultural, soft commodities, grains and/or energy trading markets
  • Practical experience accounting in accordance with the GAAP
  • A degree, preferably in business studies, with a focus on international and / or auditing or completed financial accountant apprenticeship.
  • Located or eligible to work in London, UK

If you match the job description and are keen on applying for this role; please send us a copy of your resume/cover letter to or submit your application through the Vacancy Form.