Group Financial Accountant - West Lothian

Industry & Commerce - Accountant (Qualified)
Ref: 2194 Date Posted: Monday 13 Nov 2017
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iMultiply are recruiting for a large growing business in West Lothian for a Group Accountant

The Company

This is a growing complex multisite business with a fast pace and multiple business and financial projects underway. 

The Role 

The Group Financial Accountant position requires a professionally qualified accountant who possesses excellent technical, interpersonal and team working skills. A strong team working ethic will be key when taking on responsibility for adhoc reporting requests and assist when other team members need support and backup. Furthermore, the role will effectively support and be a credible No.2 to the Group Financial Controller, satisfying the requirements of senior stakeholders across the business. In particular, it is crucial they can take responsibility for the delivery of accurate and high quality financial information, often against challenging timescales. This role has arisen due to an internal move. 

On Offer

£45k + benefits 

Typical duties will involve:

  • Statutory reporting and year end preparation
  • Key point of contact for our external auditors and will work closely with them at relevant points in the financial year
  • Year End Tax Analysis
  • Monthly reporting to board and bank as required
  • Ad hoc complex monthly reporting

Key candidate attributes:

  • Qualified Accountant
  • Previous exposure to statutory reporting
  • Strong IT literacy
  • Critical thinking and strong analytical skills
  • A hands-on, flexible approach and proven ability to work under pressure to agreed deadlines
  • Ability to work independently with various internal stakeholders
  • Knowledge of tax both direct and indirect would be an advantage.