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Senior Accountant - 15 months fixed term contract

  • Aberdeen
  • + market leading benefits
  • Contract

Our client, a leader in their field, have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Accountant to take on a Lead role within the Cost Centre Reporting department, on a 15 month maternity cover basis.


This is an opportunity to gain experience within a motvated, skilled and innovative organisation, overseeing a small team and delivering quality financial analysis to management.


If you are looking for a diverse and challenging role, within a professional and process improvement focused team, then this could be for you! .


Responsibilities include:



  • Delivery of the agreed team deliverables for assigned regions, including coaching and supervising the team's performance, learning and development, providing constructive feedback in a timely manner.

  • Actively communicate with budget holders and regional management teams to plan, monitor and advise on financial performance, explaining financial information in a clear and concise way to non-finance personnel.

  • Monthly, quarterly & annual variance analysis of actuals and forecasts and will cover gross costs and recoveries.

  • Preparation of annual budget and calculation of internal standard costing rates for relevant cost centres/functions of assigned regions.

  • Prepare and support in the preparation of reconciliations and analysis with relevant and appropriate back up and critical analysis of the balances.

  • Support in compliance objectives with the monthly, quarterly and annual reporting requirements and to ensure Group and Regional reporting objectives and policies are adhered to within deadlines set


Qualifications and Education:



  • Educated to degree level in a relevant stream and ideally, fully Qualified Accountant or QBE with demonstrable experience within a similar environment and a history of good quality accurate analysis and analytical review and an understanding of chart of accounts, legal entity or management reporting structures.

  • Experience in interfacing with various stakeholders as mentioned above.


Don't miss out, apply now!



Lucy Nicoll
Point of contact
Lucy Nicoll
Associate Director
01224 965501 07771 620 821

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