Financial Accountant

Location
Scotland, Edinburgh
Salary
£200 - £350 per day
Posted
09 Oct 2018
Closes
06 Nov 2018
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 4 month day rate contract to help them through month and year end.

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 day rate for the successful Financial Accountant in Edinburgh

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