Financial Accountant

 Location: Falkirk
 Salary: £35-38,000 + Benefits
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

An outstanding opportunity has arisen to join a national distribution company in the central belt.  You’ll play a pivotal role as Financial Accountant by being accountable for the financial control framework and reporting for two key operations. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Coordinate the monthly financial control processes
  • Own and control the balance sheet reconciliations and sign off the monthly accounting control checklist
  • Develop and roll out an accounting manual and standard operating procedures across the businesses
  • Prepare the monthly management accounts
  • Prepare the monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Prepare the budgets and forecasts for review
  • Half year and year end reporting responsibilities
  • Preparation and filing of the annual statutory accounts
  • Assist in the management of the CIFL internal and external audits
  • Annual preparation and review of Corporation Tax return
  • Monthly review and approval of local payroll files
  • Review, challenge and approve the monthly accounting checklist
  • Review the annual statutory accounts
  • Fully support legal entities in any ad hoc requests

The successful applicant will be a qualified accountant with strong technical knowledge and advanced Excel skills.

If you're interested in the position and you meet the above requirements please apply as we'd love to hear from you.


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Associate Director - Accountancy and Finance

Ivan McGeorge

Ivan joined Meraki Talent's Edinburgh office in 2016 and recruits into Scotland's accountancy and finance markets. With over 20 years of experience, Ivan is a senior recruiter and has covered a broad range of industries and sectors. Ivan specialises in “Head of”, “Director” and “Partner” level vacancies and has successfully managed a number of senior appointments on a retained basis, including roles up to and including Chief Executive level.