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