Group Financial Accountant

Recruiter
iMultiply
Location
Edinburgh
Salary
£42000-£45,000
Posted
03 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
iMultiply are recruiting for a large growing business in West Lothian for a Group Accountant. The Company This is a growing complex multisite business with a fast pace and multiple business and financial projects underway. The Role The Group Financial Accountant position requires a professionally qualified accountant who possesses excellent technical, interpersonal and team working skills. A strong team working ethic will be key when taking on responsibility for adhoc reporting requests and assist when other team members need support and backup. Furthermore, the role will effectively support and be a credible No.2 to the Group Financial Controller, satisfying the requirements of senior stakeholders across the business. In particular, it is crucial they can take responsibility for the delivery of accurate and high quality financial information, often against challenging timescales. This role has arisen due to an internal move and will offer an excellent grounding for a CA/ACCA looking to gain commercial development. On Offer £42,000- £45,000 + benefits Typical duties will involve: Statutory reporting and year end preparation Key point of contact for our external auditors and will work closely with them at relevant points in the financial year Year End Tax Analysis Monthly reporting to board and bank as required Ad hoc complex monthly reporting Key candidate attributes: Qualified Accountant ideally straight from the profession or from a previous Financial Accountant role Previous exposure to statutory reporting Strong IT literacy Critical thinking and strong analytical skills A hands-on, flexible approach and proven ability to work under pressure to agreed deadlines Ability to work independently with various internal stakeholders Knowledge of tax both direct and indirect would be an advantage