Statutory Accountant

Statutory Accounting Opportunity Glasgow £40,000 - £45,000
Your new company
Hays Senior Finance are Exclusively partnered with a growing Financial Services business in Glasgow as they recruit for a Statutory Accountant. Our client are a Global business with over 100 years experience behind them and a growing portfolio diversifying their offering. As a result of this expansion, the Glasgow team are looking to recruit a Qualified Accountant to join the Financial Reporting team on a permanent basis offering £40,000 - £46,000 per annum + great benefits.

This role would suit an experienced Auditor or Technical accountant with strong regulatory and IFRS awareness looking for the next steps in their career. This would be an excellent opportunity for a first mover to join a first class reporting team in a dynamic and fast paced environment.

Your new role
The Statutory Accountant will take on the preparation of statutory accounts, board reporting and technical accounting papers for a group of companies across UK entities. This is a commercial finance role where you work with all areas of the business to ensure delivery of accurate statutory accounts whilst gaining an understanding of the core processes.

You will be responsible for reviewing P&L and Balancesheet reconciliations, preparing financial statements and end-end statutory accounts. Strong accounting controls experience is also critical to evaluate processes and procedures. This is a visible role and you will be responsible for Board reporting and presenting detailed MI.

What you'll need to succeed
Ideally candidates will come from an Audit background with strong controls testing and assurance experience to transfer into this environment. You will be a qualified accountant with strong communication skills and relationship building skills to work with the business and support statutory reporting responsibilities. This is a progressive and growing organisation with complex technical information being presented to stakeholders.

You will also be comfortable supporting with new projects across the business and supporting with process improvements.

What you'll get in return
This role offers a competitive salary of £40,000 - £45,000 per annum + great pension, holidays and bonus scheme. You will benefit from flexible working in a fun and inclusive culture and potential to progress your career in an ambitious environment with like-minded people.

What you need to do now
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Job Type
Working Pattern
Banking & Financial Services
Glasgow & Strathclyde
Senior Finance Qualified
£40,000 - £46,000

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Lynsey Pitkeathly, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Edinburgh
2nd Floor, 7 Castle Street

Telephone: 0131 603 8373