Financial Reporting Accountant

Financial Reporting Accountant role with an Edinburgh based Asset Management business

Your new company
Hays client are recruiting on behalf of a leading financial services organisation in Edinburgh to recruit a financial reporting accountant. Our client are growing their Edinburgh operations and as a result are looking to recruit an experienced financial accountant with significant experience across IFRS reporting.

Your new role
The financial reporting accountant will sit amongst a highly experienced team of qualified accountants and will have responsibility for the accounting for group reporting. Statutory reporting under IFRS, balance sheet review and writing technical accounting papers will be priorities under this role. You will be part of a high profile team with strong controls knowledge and business partnering experience to drive knowledge across the business and support the wider finance business. This role will assist in the quarterly preparation of the consolidated IFRS reporting for submission in addition to assisting in the preparation of annual statutory accounts, monthly internal reporting and iXBRL reporting.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have a minimum of 2 years post qualification experience gained ideally gained within financial services or a professional CA firm. Whilst this is a technical role, our client are looking for an experienced accountant who can tell the story behind the numbers as well as reporting in line with controls and procedures.

What you'll get in return
his is a fantastic time to join an evolving and growing financial reporting team where you will be taking your first move into industry or growing your career in financial services. Reporting to the financial controller, you have excellent growth prospects to join a highly successful operation. You will be offered an annual salary of £38,000 - £45k with excellent benefits and bonus potential. You will also be eligible for a highly attractive flexible working scheme.

What you need to do now
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