Senior Accountant

Glasgow Permanent £43,000 - £48,000
  • Clear career progression
  • Project- orientated FBP role

About Our Client

Our client is a FTSE listed manufacturing & defence company operating globally. They are a flexible company and proactively encourage support + wellbeing for employees, in addition to excellent career progression.

Job Description

Your main responsibilities as a Senior Accountant will involve:

  • Providing Project Accounting support, challenge and advice to the Project teams through active engagement in Bids, Project Risk reviews and Contract Reviews
  • Complying with the relevant elements of processes and application of Systems Finance Policies and Financial Controls
  • Assisting Project Managers in the production of robust forecast updates. Completion of all weekly and monthly forecasting as required.
  • Analysing, review, challenge and advise on performance data; ensuring data integrity between the various systems
  • Maintaining and reviewing of the project Contract Status Reports including relevant comments to aid management understanding of movements and variances

The Successful Applicant

The Senior Accountant will likely have the following profile;

  • Full membership of a relevant professional accounting body - CIMA, ACCA or ICAS
  • Experience gained in a business partnering or project delivery capacity
  • Experience in data analysis and management reporting
  • High level of commercial awareness in a contracting environment
  • Capability and drive to challenge the business in order to maximise financial performance and control risk
  • Finance experience gained within engineering, manufacturing, ship building or defence environment would be preferred
  • Good understanding of Financial Control

What's on Offer

The Senior Accountant will be offered the following package;

  • £43,000 - £48,000 (DOE)
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Enhanced annual leave allowance
  • Company contributed share incentive plan
  • Flexible working
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Cycle 2 work
  • Many local & national employee discounts
Jonathan Crichton
Quote job ref
Phone number
+44 141 331 7932

Job summary

Contract type
Consultant name
Jonathan Crichton
Consultant phone
+44 141 331 7932
Job reference