Group Accountant

Job Title: Group Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Glasgow
Salary: negotiable
Reference: REF-001
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Job Published: September 03, 2020 15:33

Job Description

Group Accountant job opportunity for a well-established, brand led business based in Glasgow.


Your new company


A reputable and well stablished brand name business with interests both in the UK and overseas, has an exciting new job opportunity for a qualified accountant to join them as an account manager.


Your new role


Reporting to the Head of Finance annd Directors you will be responsible for aspects of accounting and financial management for both UK and European entities as well as the group.


Duties will include:

  • Maintaining accurate financial records and ensuring a robust controls framework
  • Preparation of statutory accounts for all companies in the group as well as the group itself
  • Liaising with the bank, auditors and other relevant external stakeholders
  • Preparation of profit and loss and balance sheet accounts as well as ensuring the company adheres to local country specific regulations.
  • Preparing monthly flash and management accounts for all companies in the group
  • Budgeting, forecasting and financial planning


What you’ll need to succeed


You will be a fully Qualified Accountant with previous experience within a similar company.


You will be a strong technical accountant with solid financial reporting experience.


You will possess demonstrable experience of working to tight deadlines within a fast paced and pressurised environment


The ability to work both at a strategic level but also taking a more sleeves rolled up hands on approach is essential for success


What you’ll get in return


The opportunity to develop your experience and add value within a leading business and reputable brand name business.

You’ll be offered a competitive salary and a vibrant working environment