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Accountant - Glasgow

Negotiable - Non-for-Profit Sector - Accountant (Qualified by Experience)
Ref: 2380 Date Posted: Thursday 08 Mar 2018
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A Glasgow-based Housing Association requires an Interim Accountant for an immediate start.

 

The Company

This Housing Association has a commitment to improving peoples’ lives in the local area. This ethos has seen them grow from humble beginnings to become a highly respected organisation and they have developed an excellent reputation within the sector for providing good quality and affordable accommodation.

 

The Role

As Interim Accountant, you will provide additional support to the existing team and will assist with all BAU finance duties, while also supporting any ad hoc projects.

 

Responsibilities

  • Assist in the completion and presentation of quarterly Management Accounts
  • Produce and distribute monthly management reports  
  • Supervise and coach junior members of the finance team and ensure any issues are flagged to management
  • Review, authorise and process cash and bank payments
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Prepayments and accruals
  • Update fixed asset register
  • Assist with any ad hoc projects

 

On Offer

This role is offered on a fixed term basis until Aug 2018, with the possibility for extension depending on performance and the needs of the organisation.

Salary will be negotiable depending on experience.

 

To be considered for this opportunity, you must have the following experience:

  • Experience of the Housing sector and the related compliance and regulations is essential
  • You will have demonstrable experience of operating at a similar level as an accountant within a Housing Association
  • Experience of using Open Account and Open Housing will be highly advantageous
  • You must be an experienced user of Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent communication skills will be required, and you must be comfortable presenting to senior management

 

If you would like to have a confidential discussion regarding this position then please do not hesitate to contact Iain Hughes or Debbie Shields at the iMultiply office in Glasgow or alternatively you can apply via the link.