Financial Accountant

Location Edinburgh
Job type: Temporary
Contact name: Vanessa Tomba

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01312405281
Job ref: 135002
Published: 17 days ago
Expiry date: 10 Jun 2024 00:59

Change Accountancy and Finance are working with an established business within the renewable energies sector to recruit an immediately available interim Financial Accountant on a 6 months Fixed Term Contract basis. Based in Edinburgh, the ideal candidate for this position is a qualified (ACCA, CIMA) accountant with strong technical experience in preparation of annual accounts and support with internal audit.

Length of the contract: 6 months circa - daily rate dependant on qualification and experience.

Duties will include:

  • Prepare Annual statutory accounts, including reviewing and suggesting improvement for delivery
  • Review existing finance and procurement policies
  • Develop a process for managing and updating financial procedures 
  • Being a key contact with external auditors 
  • Work with key stakeholders to ensure financial procedures are implemented correctly
  • Support the Head of Finance with developing templates for Management reporting
  • Support review of existing tax control framework 
  • Ad hoc support for the Head of Finance

Requirements for the role:

  • Qualified (ACCA or CIMA) accountant or similar with previous experience at Financial Accountant/Audit level
  • Available either immediately or short notice
  • Strong Excel experience
  • Great teamwork and effective communication

Daily rate depending on experience and qualification. Hybrid working week and flexibility offered.