Management Accountant required for 6 month contract in Edinburgh!
Your new company
Hays Senior Finance is currently recruiting for a not for profit organisation, based in Edinburgh which also has a commercial arm to its' operations. You will join an organisation on a 6 month contract which has arisen due to an increased workload. This organisation can offer excellent terms of employment and an opportunity to work closely with a range of stakeholders, from across the organisation in a business partnering capacity.
Your new role
Working as a peer in a team of Qualified Accountants, you will take on responsibility for the financial management of several business areas and will undertake the production of management accounts, financial accounts and budgets for these areas. You will work closely with the heads of department to ensure the production of accurate financial monitoring and budgeting and will prepare management accounts to include for review within the organisation reporting packs. You will also be responsible for preparing the year-end financial information for your area of responsibility and will prepare and monitor cashflow statements and projections.
What you'll need to succeed
The successful candidate will be a fully qualified Accountant with a strong track record of month-end reporting, budgeting, forecasting and management accounting. You will have proven experience of preparing financial statements to audit standard and will have experience of preparing and presenting reports, often for non-finance stakeholders. You will have strong analytical skills and excellent communication skills and will be a confident user of Microsoft Excel.
What you'll get in return
You will be employed directly with the organisation on a 6 month contract and will benefit from the competitive conditions of employment of the organisation including fantastic pension and excellent holiday entitlement . You will report to the finance manager and will play a key, visible role, within the organisation.
What you need to do now
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