Financial Accountant

May 23, 2024
Urgent

Job Description

We are looking to speak with experienced and professional, fully qualified accountants to join a reputable and well-established organisation in West Lothian. A company that takes pride and has been recognised in their approach to both diversity and inclusion.

This would suit you if you have a passion for continuous improvement, enjoy adding value and are detail oriented in your approach.

As a Senior Finance Analyst in the Account to Report team within Finance Delivery, you’ll help deliver accounting and reporting services to Commercial Finance customers, whilst embracing the culture of continuous improvement to ensure processes are efficient and effective.Daily responsibilities:

  • Review quarterly disclosures for one of the organisations Finance’s reporting area
  • Manage the accounting and reporting for a complex business area with demanding stakeholder
  • Maintain a strong, robust and well-designed control environment and critically review their operation
  • Be the first point of escalation for both internal and external audit and support complex audit issues
  • Initiate and drive continuous improvement projects such are report automation and standardisation
  • Ensure the team have stretching but achievable workloads and objectives and continually review their workload
  • Support FC’s as necessary in delivering the department’s strategic goals
  • Lead projects to ensure Finance Delivery requirements are met

About you?

  • A self-motivated and conscientious team player who is keen to forge a career in finance.
  • An experienced General Ledger Accountant who can successfully navigate a large organisation.
  • An experienced, qualified accountant (CA, ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent) is essential
  • Strong IT skills, particularly using Excel and Powerpoint
  • General ledger experience
  • Proven track record of Continuous Improvements and leading the change agenda
  • SAP system knowledge desirable
  • People management or coaching capabilities
  • A background in shared services, practice or audit is advantageous

What’s on offer:

  • Up to 55,000
  • Discretionary bonus of up to 7.5%
  • Hybrid working: 3 days in the office and 2 days working from home
  • Competitive pension contribution
  • A generous pension package
  • Private healthcare
  • Discounted mobile and broadband

Apply today!

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

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