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Senior Accountant

Location: Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Client Delivery Type: Permanent
Contact: Matt Scott Job Published: 22 days ago

Senior Accountant



Senior Accountant needed for a multinational organisation based in Glasgow who are looking to employ an experienced and well-rounded Senior Accountant to play a key part in both reaching the desired position on day one and then delivering our commitment to quality and budget. This is an exciting hands-on opportunity to gain broad financial and project management experience on our Customer Funded delivery Programmes.

What the role entails:

Some of the main duties of the Senior Accountant will include:

  • Providing Project Accounting support, challenge and advice to the Project teams through active engagement in Bids, Project Risk reviews and Contract Reviews
  • Complying with the relevant elements of Naval Ships processes and application of BAE Systems Finance Policies and Financial Controls
  • Assisting Project Managers in the production of robust forecast updates. Completion of all weekly and monthly forecasting as required.
  • Analysing, review, challenge and advise on performance data; ensuring data integrity between the various systems
  • Maintaining and reviewing of the project Contract Status Reports including relevant comments to aid management understanding of movements and variances

What experience you need to be the successful Senior Accountant:

  • Full membership of a relevant professional accounting body - CIMA, ACCA or ACA/ICAS is essential
  • Experience gained in a business partnering or project delivery capacity
  • Experience in data analysis and management reporting
  • High level of commercial awareness in a contracting environment
  • Capability and drive to challenge the business in order to maximise financial performance and control risk
  • Finance experience gained within engineering, manufacturing, ship building or defence environment would be preferred
  • Good understanding of Financial Control
  • Familiarity with MoD contracting and accounting processes

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Accountant to progress their career. If you are interested, please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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