Financial Accountant

Ref: 303| Posted: 21st May 2018

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