Statutory Accountant

Vacancy posted: Thursday, 12 January 2017

Salary: 40, 000 - 50, 000
Location: Edinburgh

Statutory / Management Accountant (6 month contract)


Salary:  40K - 50K (pro rata)

Our client, is looking to source a technically strong Group Statutory Accountant / Management Accountant on an interim basis. This contract will be for an initial 6 month period. with potential to extend further.

Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, you will be responsible for preparing financial statements for multiple entities in compliance with IFRS and IFRS 101/102 and you must, therefore, have exceptional, up to date technical knowledge.  You will be technically adept with a good working knowledge of back end systems.  Experience of working with web based functionality would prove advantageous.

The successful candidate will be fully ACA/ACCA Qualified with some industry experience and excellent working knowledge of IFRS including transitions from one framework to another. You must also have a proven track-record preparing inter-company accounts for a business with a fast-paced and dynamic culture.

From an interpersonal perspective you will be highly communicative and capable of building sustainable working relationships in a short amount of time. You must be analytical in your approach, able to delve into detail to draw accurate and logical conclusions.

This client operates a truly enjoyable and vibrant working culture and you must show to be an affable character and strong team player, working capably with others to achieve common goals and company-wide targets.

Main duties include:

  • Prepare and finalise all group consolidated and subsidiary accounts
  • Assist with month end Management Accounts
  • Help to execute a year end plan and provide clear guidelines and deadlines
  • Managing year end queries
  • Prepare audit back up schedules
  • Prepare technical accounting papers with all implications considered
  • Respond to any ad hoc reporting requirements
  • Provide analysis from GL
  • Assist in other ad hoc projects undertaken by wider Group Finance Team


To apply:

Please forward your CV to Tracey Exton at Application Recruitment

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