Financial Accountant

Glasgow Permanent £45,000 - £50,000 per year
  • Financial Accountant
  • Market Leading Institution - Glasgow

About Our Client

Our client is a market leading Institution based in the heart of Glasgow. They have a respected history and positive impact not only across the UK markets but globally as well. This institution fully supports hybrid working and have highly competitive benefits for employees.

Job Description

The successful candidate will likely have the following responsibilities:

  • Provide high quality financial accounting specialist support across the Group, with particular emphasis on the Group's subsidiary entities.
  • Main point of contact for external audit matters relating to the subsidiary
  • Responsible for the preparation of the annual financial statements for all the Group's subsidiary entities
  • Responsible for preparing the Intercompany schedule to feed into the Institutions Consolidated financial statements
  • Responsible for ensuring completion of the audit in accordance with the agreed timetable seeking support from the Financial Reporting Manager as required
  • Providing high level support to the Financial Reporting manager to prepare in advance of year end and throughout year end to ensure a smooth audit process
  • Act as the finance lead on all matters relating to the Group's subsidiary entities in both the UK and Globally
  • Responsible for running the month end journals to ensure all intercompany balances are recorded accurately in both the University and the Subsidiary company
  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations in a timely manner for review by the Financial Reporting Manager
  • Complete assigned month end tasks to a high standard in accordance with the month end timetable
  • Contribute to ad hoc projects required to drive forward strategies

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will likely have the following profile:

  • Ability to demonstrate the competencies required to undertake the duties associated with this level of post having acquired the necessary knowledge and skills in a similar or number of different roles.
  • Professionally qualified Accountant or QBE
  • Strong up to date knowledge of the technical accounting environment in the UK
  • Thorough knowledge of best practice within the Financial Reporting area
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint

What's on Offer

This role offers a competitive salary between £45,000-£50,000 plus exceptional wider benefits

Contact
Kyle Maxwell
Quote job ref
JN-102023-6210074
Phone number
+44 141 331 7903

Job summary

Job function
Accounting
Subsector
Financial Accounting
Sector
Business Services
Location
Glasgow
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Kyle Maxwell
Consultant phone
+44 141 331 7903
Job reference
JN-102023-6210074