Financial Accountant Glasgow/Edinburgh 6 Month Contract Harvey Nash's client a public-sector body, is seeking a driven and fully qualified Financial Accountant to join their Glasgow based team on an initial 6 month contract. You will be expected to provide a wide range of financial support to senior staff and other departments across the organisation. Main Duties include: * Generating, identifying, interrogating and assessing appropriate financial data to support decision making. * Develop a new branch, upskilling team members in a subject area. * Working closely with technical architects and programme colleagues, contributing to the design of systems. * Implementation, management and improvement of processes and procedures for financial governance. * Provide scrutiny & constructive challenge of options appraisals & business cases to ensure financial requirements are met. Skills/Qualifications required: * CCAB/or CIMA qualified accountant * Experience of implementing/development of financial systems. * Experience of project/programme finance in a dynamic and/or agile environment. * Proven ability to work on your own initiative, to deliver high quality outcomes and outputs and to meet deadlines whilst manging competing pressures. * Flexible to travel between both Glasgow and Edinburgh offices. * Must hold a valid Basic Disclosure Scotland Certificate. To apply for this position please upload your CV to the link provided.