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Senior Accountant - Aberdeen

Ref: 150 Date Posted: Wednesday 10 May 2023

Vero is partnering with a leading company who operate in the food manufacturing industry to recruit a Senior Accountant. This represents an unrivalled opportunity for an ambitious accountant to work closely with a fantastic Financial Controller, and alongside a close-knit team of professionals.


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.


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.

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.

The Senior Accountant is responsible for the weekly cashflow forecast, the preparation of monthly packs (as well as analysis), and the preparation of consolidated results. Moreover, the Senior Accountant will assist with the production of budgets and forecasts, as well as leading on both interim and annual audits.

The Senior Accountant will also assist with project work supporting business growth, simplifying and streamlining reporting.


Future progression:


This represents a unique and unrivalled opportunity for an ambitious finance professional to make a real difference, with a much loved and respected local brand, offering first class career development and the opportunity to step up into the Financial Controller role in the longer term.


Who are we looking for:


The Senior Accountant should be professionally qualified. The role could suit an ambitious accountant looking to move into a stimulating industry role from practice, or from applicants currently in industry with transferable skills. You will be a self-starter with the ability to problem solve, as well as first class communication skills to build the necessary relationships across the organisation.


What’s on offer:


Our client offers a very competitive salary in addition to a solid suite of benefits. Working from home for part of the week is available, in addition to an attractive holiday entitlement and flexibility.


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