Financial Accountant

Location
Scotland, Edinburgh
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
30 May 2019
Closes
27 Jun 2019
Ref
13959414/001
Contact
Alastair Riley
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Qualified

My client is looking to bring on a Financial Accountant in their Edinburgh site for a long term contract.

Client Details

Market leading organisation.

Description

  • Completion of month end accounting duties as assigned to the role, e.g.
  • Prepare, review and/or post monthly accruals and prepayments
  • Review and investigate significant costs and variances
  • Analyse and ensure confirmation of inter-company balances
  • Prepare monthly journal entries as required.
  • Complete nominated monthly balance sheet account reconciliations in line with group deadlines.
  • Prepare company reporting schedules for submission to group.
  • Review AP and Cashier payments and authorise bank payments in line with corporate policy and controls.
  • Assist in preparation of VAT returns

Profile

  • Ideally looking for a qualified Accountant - ICAS, ACCA, CIMA etc
  • Excellent communicator with strong team building skills. Ability to coordinate both internal and external teams.
  • Good working knowledge of UK GAAP (with IFRS and US GAAP being desirable)
  • Experienced in preparing UK statutory accounts
  • Good understanding of ERP systems, ideally SAP
  • Excellent Excel skills

Job Offer

Strong package available for the successful Financial Accountant in Edinburgh

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