Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Glasgow
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Reference: 3978646_1620894246
Contact Name: Lynsey Pitkeathly
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 13, 2021 09:24

Job Description

Financial Accountant Job, Glasgow up to £45,000

Your new company
Hays are Exclusively partnered with a Glasgow based FMCG business as they look to recruit a Financial Accountant to the team. This is a fantastic role to join a fast paced business offering significant progression opportunities for the role holder. The Financial Accountant will be a fully Qualified accountant with strong communication and business partnering skill. Our client is a well-known and established company with a finance team of circa 20 people. The Financial Accountant will be offered a competitive salary of up to £45,000 depending on experience.

Your new role
The Financial Accountant will be responsible for a portfolio of sites across the UK where they will take ownership for month-end closing, preparation of balance sheet reconciliations; management reporting, and financial accounting. You will also working with managers and partnering with operations to ensure all transactions are recorded. This is a commercial finance role where the Financial Accountant will work with directors and the head of finance in putting together the financial investment appraisals for new sites across the UK.

This role reports to the head of finance and will have wide ranging responsibilities from statutory accounting and reporting to group reporting and analysis.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a fully qualified accountant with ideally a few years PQE gained in a commercial organisation. You will have a collaborative communication style with a focus on process improvement and commercial analysis. Additionally this person will have one direct report so strong leadership skills are essential.

What you'll get in return
You will be offered a competitive salary of up to £45,000 +bens including pension an holiday entitlement. This role would suit an ambitious accountant looking for greater responsibility and ownership across finance.

What you need to do now
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