Senior Management Accountant - Aberdeen

Ref: 102 Date Posted: Tuesday 17 May 2022

Vero has been appointed by an award winning integrated energy business to recruit an ambitious accountant into this newly created role. The Senior Management Accountant will manage and develop an incredibly varied and interesting position, with a clear route to progress into the Finance Manager role within two years.

Our client is strategically placed to maximise the opportunities on offer in the race to net zero, with the growing wind sector playing a pivotal role in their growth strategy over the next five years.

 

Overview:

Reporting to the Senior Finance Manager, the Senior Management Accountant will be responsible for assisting the Senior Finance Manager to manage financial transactions and obligations, across multiple divisions, with varied operations and revenue streams. The Management Accountant will be a key individual to ensure the smooth delivery of financial information. You will be required to engage with Senior Operational Leaders, the wider Finance community and external stakeholders as required.

 

Deliverables:

• Assistance with monthly and year end reporting

• Balance Sheet analysis  

• Assist with the preparation of the Group annual budget, along with the subsequent quarterly reforecasts

• Assistance with financial analytics and review

• Assisting the group tax team with any queries regarding quarterly VAT returns

• Preparation of monthly group reporting packs /KPI reporting

• Assisting with the data collection and auditor queries as part of the annual audit

• Preparation of the management accounts of subsidiary for review

• Treasury and cash management including cash forecasting/cashflow preparation for review

• Responsible for intercompany reconciliations and agreeing balances at month-end with sister companies

• Working closely with the Senior Finance Manager and developing relationships with key operational stakeholders across business units to provide key financial support to operations

• Review of weekly payrolls and checking journals from payroll department

• Influence and collaborate with senior stakeholders to enable them to make informed financial decisions

• Adherence to all company policies, financial processes and controls

• Other ad-hoc/administrative duties as required

 

This represents a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious accountant to work as a true business partner to a high performing management team, with significant plans for the next three to five years.

 

Our client is looking to attract recently qualified applicants looking to take on a challenging industry role from practice, or industry trained accountants who are nearing completion or who have completed ACCA or CIMA studies.

 

With the hiring manager retiring in two years this is an ideal opportunity to join a company with a clear path to progress into a managerial role in a short period of time.

 

To note interest or to discuss suitability please apply with your CV.