Senior Financial Accountant

  • Location

    Rosyth, Fife

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  • Salary:

    Up to £45000.00 per annum

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    Alex Benton

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Senior Financial Accountant

  • Rosyth, Edinburgh
  • Permanent role
  • Annual salary up to £45,000 + benefits

About the role

You will ensure financial accounts for the business division are maintained and controlled in accordance with management requirements and standard accounting practices. This will include the consolidation of all monthly accounts, to produce monthly position for the entire division to be submitted to head office. Also you perform detail financial analysis of the accounts, so that the business' performance can be communicated and understood by stakeholders.

You will be responsible for supervising a small team of finance staff, including their workload, performance and development.

Other duties will include cash control, ensuring cash-flow forecasts are produced and the cash position is controlled and reported on. Also, process improvement will be a big part of your role, assisting in the development of new procedures and systems to meet the changing requirements of the business.

What do I need to do the role?

We would like you to have experience in all or some of these areas:

  • Be a qualified Accountant - ACCA / ACA / CIMA
  • Have a background in financial accounting roles
  • Sound knowledge of the latest financial regulations and accounting standards
  • Have excellent communication skills with all levels in the hierarchy.
  • Be proficient in using excel, with the ability to pick up new platforms quickly.

About the Organisation

For more than a century, this business has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. They help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure, and specialist training.

The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.