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Financial Accountant

Hays A&F
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Jul 8, 2024

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Full Time
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Job Details

Your new company
Our client, an established organisation based in West Lothian, is currently seeking a Financial Accountant to join their team. This exciting and varied opportunity offers a
flexible work-life balance, making it an attractive proposition for professionals seeking a supportive and progressive environment.
This role is an additional opportunity in the structure and would suit an ambitious qualified accountant. This role offers a competitive package depending on experience. Our client offers a competitive annual salary and a wealth of benefits, including hybrid working, pension and a generous holiday entitlement.

Your new role
In your new role, you will play a key role between the Financial Controller and Junior Staff to provide guidance about best practice processes alongside company direction. This is a varied role which will include the below duties:

  • Tasked with assisting in the creation of annual Statutory Accounts
  • Supervise and manage all general accounting functions, such as accounts payable, accounts receivable, general ledger, taxes, treasury, and cash management.
  • Accountable for forecasting cash flow.
  • Develop and improve processes
  • Review, analyse, and upload monthly accounting statements, trial balance, and reporting pack for group consolidation.
  • Prepare financial statements and statutory entries for tax purposes
  • Ensure the accuracy and compliance of general accounting based on IFRS and UK GAAP.
  • Manage relationships with both internal and external auditors, banks, and authorities.
  • Act as a line manager for one direct report.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to succeed in this role, you will need to be a motivated finance professional who has a track record of working effectively in a team setting but can also work autonomously. A strong background knowledge UK GAAP and IFRS is highly desirable for this role.

What you'll get in return
In return, you will get the opportunity to work with a forward-thinking growing organisation who will provide a stimulating role alongside a positive route for progression. You will also receive a competitive remuneration package alongside flexible working.

What you need to do now
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