Senior Management Accountant - Aberdeen

Ref: 131 Date Posted: Monday 28 Nov 2022

Vero has been appointed by a major infrastructure operator in Aberdeen to recruit a driven, tenacious and focused professional into the newly created role of Senior Management Accountant. This represents a unique opportunity for a qualified accountant to join a highly successful organisation who will play a critical part in the journey to net-zero.

 

Who is our client:

 

Our client is a leading privately owned midstream specialist with a suite of first-class assets. They are experiencing rapid and sustained growth, fuelled by the increasing need for energy security and the UK’s focus on a net-zero future.

 

Who are we looking for:

 

You will ideally be a professionally qualified accountant with at least two years post-qualifying experience. You must have an impeccable eye for detail, have a tenacious go-getter attitude, and be looking to add a great deal of value to your next role. You will have the ability to think on your feet and to work autonomously, yet be open to learning and development.

 

Applications are welcomed from both industry and practice trained accountants.

 

This represents an unrivalled opportunity to work in a highly visible role for an organisation who play a critical role in our energy security.

 

The role:

 

The main purpose of the role is to support the Financial Controller and Senior Leadership Team in relation to financial reporting, business analysis and corporate governance.

 

Duties:

  • Lead the preparation of monthly management reporting including detailed variance analysis and commentary around earnings and cash flows
  • Management of forward looking financial and operational reporting including planning, budgeting and forecasting
  • Managing communication and data transfer between Group Finance and outsourced finance provider
  • Ensure that monthly journals are prepared accurately and posted correctly into the ledgers
  • Responsible for tracking banking activities, ensuring interest payments due are recorded correctly and payment terms are met
  • Act as initial contact point for Group Audit and ensure that required supporting documentation is uploaded in a timely manner
  • Manage and drive procedural improvements ensuring transactional team are operating efficiently
  • There is an expectation of close interaction and collaboration with the wider leadership team including exposure to external investors with the opportunity to work on a range of ad hoc projects

 

 

Our client is offering a very competitive base salary with a very attractive benefits package, which includes hybrid work, inclusion in a performance related bonus scheme, as well as a Long Term Incentive Plan.

 

Ideal opportunity for an ambitious accountant looking to take a progressive step into a stimulating role.