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Financial Accountant - Edinburgh

£35,000 - £42,000
Ref: 86 Date Posted: Tuesday 11 Jul 2017
This is a great opportunity for a Financial Accountant to join a growing Finance Team within a large financial house. The successful candidate will work closely with the Head of Group Reporting. This role is suited to someone qualified and seeking their first move out of public practice. 
 
Key responsibilities include:
 
Prepare and maintain accounting records.
Preparation and posting of journals and month end reconciliation's.
Prepare financial information for internal and external reporting of the Group on a forecast, monthly and annual basis, including statutory accounts, management accounts and investor reports.  
Manage and be involved in adhoc finance projects relating to the Group                       
Deputise for the Head of Group Reporting as required.
Ensure work is carried out in full compliance 
Work with internal stakeholders  and external stakeholders (such as Auditors) in order to drive the performance.
Implement new regulatory and statutory reporting requirements 
 
You will be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) with experience preparing and maintaining accounting records, statutory and management accounts.  You should be highly numerate with excellent Microsoft Excel Skills.  This is a fast moving environment so you must be able to operate effectively and to tight deadlines.
 
If you have the relevant experience or know of anyone else who may be interested, then please don’t hesitate to get in touch with an up to date CV and to discuss this and other roles further.