Newly Qualified Accountant

Recruiter
Core Asset Consulting
Location
Stirling, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 May 2019
Closes
23 May 2019
Ref
1153618319
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Core-Asset's client in Stirling is seeking a newly/recently qualified accountant to join their finance team on a permanent basis. This is a newly created role which has come about as a result of business growth. This is a great opportunity for a candidate looking to join a small finance team where they can take ownership and responsibility. You will be supporting the senior finance team, with coaching and oversight responsibility for trainee accountants in their delivery of a range of financial analysis and reporting. This is a varied role which will see the successful candidate being involved in, financial planning and analysis; management accounting; stakeholder reporting; and statutory financial reporting. Essential: Qualified / Finalist level accountant. Attention to detail, strong numeracy, verbal and written communication. An ability to work independently and contribute positively in a team environment. Track record of identifying and implementing improvements. Comfortable working in a feedback culture with an ambition to develop skills and experience. Self-motivated. Approachable manner. Pragmatic approach. Willingness to adhere to and encourage the company ethos and ethics Desirable: Real estate investment finance experience. Previous Financial Services experience Responsibilities: Whilst complying with financial regulations, legislation and procedures, the core responsibility and activity of the job holder will be the quarterly fund accounting process for the main market listed client, including but not limited to: Preparation and analysis of quarterly consolidated management accounts and associated Stock Exchange reporting. Ensuring regular tax and compliance returns are prepared and submitted for review. Proactive contribution to control environment enhancements, ensuring robustness and fit-for-purpose as business evolves. Supervision of finance team administrative tasks (petty cash, expense claims, ledger maintenance). Being a point of contact with a range of advisers, such as auditors and tax advisers, to facilitate the preparation of group and subsidiary financial statements. Quarterly reporting to lenders, including monitoring and analysis of lending covenant positions. Preparing and analysing management information for senior management, investors and quarterly Board meetings. Additional Responsibilities: Business forecasting and variance analysis. Preparation and collation of quarterly Board packs and Audit Committee papers. Research and coordination on investor relations and queries. Providing information to assist in preparation of Fund Investor presentations. Involvement in other ad-hoc analysis and projects as required. Company secretarial/governance/ Board management support Benefits : Excellent opportunity to work with a specialist fund management company. High energy, enjoyable place to work, with opportunities for you and your colleagues to contribute to the growth and reputation of the business. Challenging and rewarding working environment. Job reference:11813 To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006. At Core-Asset, we're committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. Our privacy statement explains when and why we collect personal information about people who engage with our services, how we use it, the conditions under which we may disclose it to others, and how we keep it secure. We may change this policy from time to time, so please check this policy occasionally to ensure that you're happy with any changes. By engaging with us (either by applying for a job we're advertising, registering through our website, or getting in touch with our business) you're agreeing to be bound by this policy. Core-Asset Consulting is committed to protecting the privacy of our candidates, clients and website users. For further information, please refer to our full Privacy Statement available on our website

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