Financial Accountant

Posted on: 07/08/2019
Ref: VAC-17418
  • Salary: £28,000 + DOE
  • Start Date: 02/09/2019
  • Region: Scotland
  • Location: Glasgow
    Blueprint Recruitment
  • Industry: Executive
  • Discipline: Financial Director
  • Employment Type: Permanent
  • Duration: n/a


Job Description

Our client is a global player in their field and they are currently in the market for an individual who is innovative and customer focused to take up the position of Financial Accountant for their manufacturing facility in the East Kilbride area.

The Financial Accountant will be responsible for assisting the Finance Manager in the daily finance tasks and implementing processes and improvements. This role will entail a broad range of responsibilities.

Key Accountabilities:
” Full ownership of accurate and timely periodic financial statements, forecasts and budgets for the site
” Preparation of monthly financial pack reviewing performance vs budget
” Analysis of customer/product profitability trends
” Maintenance of the Fixed Asset Register
” Monitor effectiveness of financial controls to ensure adherence to Sarbanes Oxley legislation
” Identify areas to maximise improvement to increase profitability

Qualifications Required
” Part qualified Accountant or actively studying towards a recognised accounting qualification
” Degree level or equivalent in a numerical/analytical based subject

Experience Required
” 3 years+ in manufacturing or commercial environment
” Strong understanding of internal controls, preferably with Sarbox experience
” Strong commercial acumen
” Consolidation processes and systems
” Motivating and developing teams

To apply please send an up to date CV in confidence to

or call Suzanne on 01592 631644

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