Management Accountant

Edinburgh Permanent £40,000 - £45,000
  • Hybrid working, city centre office with immediate start available.
  • Hybrid working, progressive organsiation

About Our Client

Global organisation with a strong network in central Scotland.

Job Description

  • Ensure the accurate closure of the ledger each month end by the completion of key controls and MI related tasks.
  • Undertake project work to support the development of robust and effective control processes across the wider Operations area to maximize reliability and efficiency.
  • Support analysts owning new reconciliations. Ownership for oversight of these reconciliations.
  • Provide accounting expertise and liaise with project team to support the project delivery.
  • Carry out analytical reviews/verification checks to ensure ledger accuracy at month end.
  • Manage demands across change programmes.
  • Develop an understanding of the business held in our ledger entities.
  • Use initiative to suggest, and take the lead on, the development of Operational controls to maximize reliability and efficiency
  • Support co-ordination and planning activities within the team
  • Point of contact for internal and external audit in respect of processes/responsibilities aligned.
  • Adapting your own style and approach in order to influence and ensure effective relationships are maintained and developed across the business.
  • Support the team in analysing the impact of complex business-driven projects on critical accounting processes
  • Working with tight timescales and challenging resources

The Successful Applicant

  • Fully or part qualified accountant (Qualified by experience will also be considered)
  • Demonstrates a good level of understanding of key finance reporting processes, finance systems, data, risks and controls within a Financial Services organisation or equivalent.
  • Ability to analyse and interpret data for communication with stakeholders.
  • Good interpersonal skills, to build networks across accounting and the wider business;
  • Good ownership of tasks, through excellent organisational skills and a diligent approach

What's on Offer

A strong salary with an excellent benefits package is available for the successful candidate.

Alastair Riley
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Phone number
+44 131 243 2921

Job summary

Sub Sector
Financial Accountant
Financial Services
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Consultant name
Alastair Riley
Consultant phone
+44 131 243 2921
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