Financial Accountant

Location
Scotland, Renfrewshire, Paisley
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted
02 Nov 2018
Closes
12 Nov 2018
Ref
13966980/001
Contact
Jonathan Crichton
Job Role
Accountant
Qualification Level
Fully qualified
Professional Membership
ACCA
Seniority Level
Senior
Contract Type
Permanent


I am partnered with a key client to recruit a Financial Accountant, which will be a combination of management accounting with a commercial focus, and statutory accounting within a global technology brand.



Client Details

My client is a global technology brand based on the outskirts of Glasgow towards Paisley. They offer an excellent benefits package, and a chance to develop a career within a global brand.

Description



The Financial Accountant based in Glasgow and will have the following responsibilities;

  • Main reference point for accounting information and controls




  • Responding to day to day accounting queries




  • Month end routines and journal submission




  • Liaison with other stakeholders during the year end external accounting process




  • Preparation of annual financial statements for multiple countries




  • Liaison with local auditors




  • Liaison with external tax advisors regarding preparation of the provisions and tax filings




  • Administration of other taxes




  • Preparation and filing of accounting returns




  • Adhoc project work including mergers and acquisitions






Profile



The successful Financial Accountant will likely have the following profile;



  • Ability to work independently and prioritise workload as part of a geographically dispersed team




  • Accounting qualification - ACCA/ CIMA/ ICAS etc




  • Prior relevant statutory accounting experience




  • Knowledge of tax would also be an advantage.




  • Good accounting investigation and analytical skills




  • Good IT skills, with SAP and Oracle exposure desirable






Job Offer

My client is willing to offer the successful Financial Accountant the following package;
  • Salary ranging from £40,000 - £45,000 (DOE)
  • Company Pension
  • Private Healthcare
  • Performance Bonus of circa 12%
  • 25 days annual leave plus 8 public holidays
  • Free parking on site