Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Change Recruitment
Location
Glasgow
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Change Accountancy and Finance are working with our client in Glasgow City Centre to recruit an accountant on an interim basis to cover a long term project. With responsibility for month end reporting and controls, the successful candidate will either be looking for their first move in to industry or have a solid reporting background across balance sheet items and reconciliations. Key responsibilities will include;

- Preparation and consolidated reporting for month end outputs covering balance sheet, key performance indicators and other items for journal entries
- Documentation of supporting evidence for journal entries post reconciliation process, working with the wider business to substantiate where necessary
- Completion of IFRS adjustments as necessary for reporting purposes
- Maintaining financial controls as appropriate
- Supporting wider business in finance queries and resolution as required through proactive engagement and discussion
- Ad hoc analysis and investigation for senior stakeholders to further validate financials where required
- Advanced excel and confident manipulating and filtering data

This role will work closely with colleagues in technical accounting, financial reporting and treasury to validate financial information. Ideally applicants will have financial services experience or exposure to a multi-entity balance sheet in a blue-chip business. The client also requires applicants to be qualified due to the nature of work to be performed.

Salary: £40,000 - initial 9 month contract