Hutcheon Mearns are partnering with a leading Oil and Gas service company who are looking to recruit an accountant into their Aberdeen based finance team. Working in a modern office environment, our client is looking to recruit a driven and assertive individual into the role of General Accountant. Consideration will be given be individuals who possess superior communication skills and the aptitude to work closely with the UK General Accounting Supervisor and wider finance team. This position will suit individuals who are part qualified or at the final stages of their professional qualification looking for a progressive industry move. Candidates must have a proactive attitude and display a confident demeanour. Strong Excel skills would be highly advantageous. Overview Help ensure timely and accurate financial processing, reporting and analysis, including: Meeting monthly financial reporting deadlines in line with Corporate & Geozone requirements Overseeing and ensuring accurate facility allocations throughout the UK group Monthly monitoring and tracking of FX exposures Aiding the wider Finance function Compliance with company policies, procedures and best practices Ensure standardized systems, processes and controls are in place for timely balance sheet reconciliations and resolution of issues Ensure all balance sheet reconciliations are prepared and reviewed on a timely basis and issues are escalated and resolved Work with Corporate on the annual balance sheet review process and ensure timely follow up and resolution of issues Work with TCS to ensure optimum utilization of the BPO for general accounting Help to ensure issue resolution and escalate service quality issues as required Provide ad-hoc analysis and reports and assist with special projects as required by management The position will require ability to travel to other parts of the UK as required This represents an opportunity to join an established Oil and Gas service company with global footprint that offers distinct career prospects for the right individual. To discuss our client’s requirements in detail please apply with your CV. All communication is handled in the strictest of confidence.