Senior Financial Accountant

Edinburgh Temporary £300 - £350 per day
  • Financial Accountant, Hybrid working, immediate start available
  • Progressive and exciting business in Edinburgh

About Our Client

Leading global organisation with a growing finance function in Edinburgh.

Job Description

Duties will include:

  • Responsible for financial accounting and general ledger
  • Standard reporting, creating journals, balance sheet and bank reconciliations, bonus and commission calculations, allocating individuals to commission schedules, accruals, creation and management of fixed assets, inter company accounts, recharges, running allocations, assisting with any group reporting requirements, prepayments and tax accounting
  • Assisting with the preparation of statutory accounts for entities in the region where required
  • Meeting any internal and external audit requirements
  • Ensuring financial records are maintained in compliance with accepted policies and procedures
  • Ensuring accurate and timely monthly, quarterly and year-end closing
  • Resolving accounting discrepancies

The Successful Applicant

You will be ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified, with a technically strong financial accounting background, including the management of financial balance sheets.

Strong Finance ERP systems knowledge; you'll also have good Access and Excel skills.

You're adept at working to tight deadlines and under pressure to achieve financial business objectives.

You're commercially astute and articulate when communicating financial to all levels within a business.

What's on Offer

An excellent day rate is available for the successful candidate. The role will initially last for 6 months with potential extensions available.

Alastair Riley
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+44 131 243 2921

Job summary

Sub Sector
Financial Accountant
Energy & Natural Resources
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Consultant name
Alastair Riley
Consultant phone
+44 131 243 2921
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