Professional Services Recruitment

Group Accountant - Edinburgh

£45,000 - £50,000 - Financial Services - Accountancy & Finance
Ref: 1800 Date Posted: Wednesday 28 Apr 2021
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Wilkinson & Associates is partnering with a global FinTech group in Edinburgh to help source a Group Accountant. The purpose of this role is to support group liquidity management, by producing daily and monthly consolidated group cash and liquidity reporting packs to a high degree of accuracy.

This role requires a qualified accountant with excellent attention to detail, combined with good communication skills to ensure a high and consistent reporting standard is maintained.

This is an exceptional opportunity for a self-motivated individual with a desire to succeed in an evolving business environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and ownership of individual group entity cash flows and consolidation of the regional cash flow templates
  • Monitor and ensure compliance of current regional liquidity regulatory requirements
  • Review/setting of forecast placeholders included within the cash flow forecast
  • Daily Bank reconciliation to cash flow
  • Daily internal liquidity reporting, weekly KPI reporting and monthly SLT/Board reporting including variance analysis
  • Act as a finance business partner to Client Directors to drive forecast accuracy
  • Provide insightful analytical review and reporting to challenge business performance and forecasting
  • Daily review of invoices due/overdue for issue
  • Communicating with relevant stakeholders within the organisation to ensure complete information provided
  • Pro-active attitude to ensure timely receipts of all balances
  • Reporting to the Client Directors on status of current due/overdue balances

Required Skills & Attributes:

  • Qualified Accountant
  • Experience in treasury, operational cash management, FP&A or forecasting/budgeting beneficial
  • Experience working with finance software and or data analytic software beneficial
  • Intermediate to advance level of Microsoft Excel
  • Ability to manage their own workload effectively to meet deadlines
  • Enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and as part of a high-performance team
  • Good verbal and written communication skills