Reporting Accountant

£250 - £350 per day
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DANIEL WALES


Reporting Accountant – Financial Services – Edinburgh – Contract – 6 Months – Up to £350 per day – ASAP Start

Rate: Up to £350
Start: ASAP
Location: Edinburgh
Duration: 6 months

My highly regarded Financial Services client in Edinburgh urgently requires a Reporting Accountant to join their existing Finance team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare IFRS group submissions for specified subsidiary companies, ensuring compliance with Group requirements.
  • Prepare annual statutory accounts for a range of subsidiary entities.
  • Develop an understanding of the detailed accounting for the transactions recorded in the ledgers.
  • Ensure all accounting data is prepared and reported in accordance with relevant reporting standards and business reporting requirements.
  • Provide input into the development of financial reporting processes to ensure the production of the required financial reports in as efficient a manner as possible.
  • Undertake project work to support the development of robust and effective financial reporting and investment accounting data.
  • Investigation and resolution of queries from the wider finance team
  • Provide ad hoc support for the wider finance team processes (e.g. ledger close)
  • Maintain a sound knowledge of IFRS accounting standards, regulatory reporting standards and industry practice in order to ensure compliance with legislative requirements.
  • Apply theoretical accounting principles to complex practical situations.
  • Support the work of the team analysis through review and technical advice
  • Represent the Reporting Team at both departmental and inter-departmental meetings



Key skills

  • Good knowledge and experience of working in a financial reporting environment
  • Strong analytical skills & attention to detail
  • Good communicator with the ability to build excellent working relationships
  • Strong track record of academic and career achievement
  • Good Excel and report writing skills
  • Recognised accountancy qualification
  • Excellent behaviours and values
  • Self Motivation
  • Embrace change



If this role is of interest then please submit an up to date CV and I will be in touch to discuss further.

Kind Regards,
Daniel

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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