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International Project Accountant - Edinburgh

Industry & Commerce - Accountant (Qualified)
Ref: 2901 Date Posted: Friday 07 Jun 2019
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12 month FTC opportunity for a financial accountant within an award winning international company in Edinburgh City Centre


The Company 


A highly acquisitive innovative and future facing firm with market leading businesses throughout Europe, The Middle East and Asia with offices in over 40 countries worldwide. Highly technology driven and have a culture of team members taking responsibility and of collaboration. 

The Role


This role will principally involve dealing with year-end accounting and audit of overseas entities and it will report the International Accounting and Controls Manager. 

  • Preparation of annual financial statements 
  • Preparation of year end trial balances to support the financial statements
  • Collation of year end working papers files for submission to auditors
  • Assistance during annual audit 
  • Review of balance sheet reconciliations

The Person

  • You will be a proactive relationship builder and be able to build remote working relationships with different internal stakeholders such as managers in overseas offices
  • A Qualified or QBE Accountant and must be able demonstrate knowledge of UK GAAP
  • Applicants should have strong attention to detail and be able to grasp, retain and analyse complex information and concepts
  • Candidates should also be proficient in MS Office applications and have excellent verbal communication skills