Senior Accountant - Aberdeen

Ref: 150 Date Posted: Thursday 30 Mar 2023

Vero has been appointed by a leading international business who operate in the food production sector to recruit an experienced Senior Accountant. The role is based in Aberdeenshire and our client offers both flexible and hybrid working.


Who is our client:


Our client has an incredibly rich heritage and have been at the centre of their local community, providing life long career opportunities for generations. Now owned by a major international organisation, our client has just experienced their best year on record, and this is set to continue as they grow their offering locally and internationally.


Who are we looking for:


The position of Senior Accountant suits a professionally qualified accountant with previous experience of working in a challenging and stimulating role in industry. You must be a self-starter with the ability to work autonomously, acting as a partner to a highly experienced Financial Controller. You will be an empathetic team player, someone who fits in seamlessly into a small and tight-knit team.


A future desire and ambition to take on the Financial Controller role is required.


The role:


The Senior Accountant will work closely with the Financial Controller and the rest of the Finance team to ensure that reporting deadlines are met and accounting records are accurate.

The Senior Accountant will assist with project work to support the business growth, simplifying and streamlining reporting. The Senior Accountant also will gain an understanding of the internal reporting role and be able to cover that role.    

This is a highly visible role in a truly market leading business. As such, the Senior Accountant will interact regularly with the senior management team across the company, both locally and internationally.

The Senior Accountant will be expected to interrogate the numbers to seek meaning, which will then be used by Senior Management to assist in key strategic decision making.


In return, our client is offering an industry leading salary plus a competitive benefits package which includes an attractive bonus scheme.


Our client also offers flexibility around working hours, and the ability to work from home for a set number of days per week.


To find out more about this unique opportunity please apply with your CV, or email Andrew Ferguson at Vero at: