Financial Accountant

Location
Scotland, Aberdeenshire, Fraserburgh
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
Jan 12, 2021
Closes
Feb 09, 2021
Ref
JN -112020-1556419
Contact
Mark Houghton
Sector
FMCG & CPG
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA

This is an exceptional opportunity for a candidate at final stage, newly qualified or up to 5 years post qualified to work for an internationally renowned manufacturing business to be an integral part of their finance team. The job has a lot of variety within it and will suit a candidate who is keen to challenge and push their career.

Client Details

Well known global FMCG client

Description

  • Ensure weekly and monthly Management Accounts are submitted on time and accurately in line with group deadlines, including prepayments and accruals
  • Ensure weekly and monthly forecasts are submitted timely and accurately in line with group deadlines.
  • Ensure payroll is submitted on time and accurately in line with group deadlines, weekly reporting and prepare trending for Operations
  • Process quarterly Duty return timely and accurately
  • Weekly tracking of R&D tax credits, working with management accountant
  • Weekly tracking of overheads against forecast and review with budget holders, working with management accountant
  • Preparation of Site Capex submission and post Capex reviews
  • Monthly account reconciliation preparation & review
  • Liaise with group team on debtors / creditors
  • Sales reporting and analysis
  • Champion the group accounting policies, drive controllership
  • Cover for Management Accountant, Finance Cluster Lead when required
  • Management of 1 member of staff

Profile

  • ACCA / CA / CIMA qualified - preference is someone who is at final stage or newly qualified up to 5 years.
  • Deadline driven, group reporting skills
  • High levels of accuracy is essential
  • Verbal and written communication to all levels, internally and externally must be of excellent standard
  • Expert knowledge of Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Experience of working as an accountant in a fast-paced manufacturing environment

Job Offer

Very competitive basic salary and package.