Financial Accountant

Ref: 303| Posted: 21st May 20182018-05-21

This vacancy is now closed
Joining our clients’ existing Financial Accounting team in Gourock, the Financial Accountant will be responsible for the delivery of the groups accounting requirements.
  • Qualified or studying towards CCAB qualification (ICAS, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Financial Accounting experience.
  • Intermediate/advanced level of excel skills and PC literacy.
  • Will have a full understanding of the principles of double-entry accounting.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload efficiently.
  • Diligent and attention to detail – accuracy essential.
  • A strong team player with a desire to learn and develop.
  • Enthusiastic and self-motivated
  • Ensuring the integrity of the Group financial accounts
  • Delivery of a timely and efficient month end close
  • Supporting the preparation of the Group Annual Statutory Accounts and facilitating the external audit.
  • Monitor and review of key Group Balance Sheet codes, including verification of balances and challenge across the finance team.
  • Monitor and reconciliation of group intercompany balances within the P&L and Balance Sheet.
  • Provide support to the Financial Accounting Manager with regard to cashflow monitoring and forecasting.
  • Provision of relevant information to tax advisors for completion of group tax returns, including tonnage tax route analysis and supporting information.
  • Ensure delegated authority matrix updates are controlled and aligned with corporate governance.
  • Identify and implement process improvements within the financial accounting team.
  • Provide support to ensure all financial accounting processes are maintained within the company management system.
Competitive Salary and Benefits Package