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Vacancy type

Permanent

Sector

Accounting & Finance

Specialisim

Financial Reporting (UK)

Location

Edinburgh

Language skills

English

Job reference No.

14080

Salary

Competitive

Data Published

09/11/2021

Closing date

30/11/2021

Job Description:

Are you a newly qualified accountant seeking their next role within the financial services sector? If this sounds like you, we have a great opportunity for you!

Our client, a global financial services business based in Edinburgh, is recruiting for a Financial Reporting Accountant to join the business on an initial 9- month contract.

Essential Skills/Experience:

  • Ideally, a qualified accountant but would consider a part qualified accountant
  • Working knowledge of IFRS reporting requirements and preferably Solvency II, although not essential
  • Working knowledge of financial reporting regulatory requirements and other legal frameworks
  • Experience of dealing with complex transactions and associated accounting
  • Some knowledge of industry trends, best practice and developments

Core Responsibilities:

  • Support the preparation of the Group's IFRS financial statements, including ownership of a number of notes to the accounts, produced to auditable standards
  • Support the process to produce the other financial sections of Group reporting
  • Support the preparation of the Group's Solvency II reporting, including ownership of selected quarterly and annual QRTs
  • Contribute to the production of the Board and Group Executive Committee monthly reporting as directed by the Group Financial Reporting Manager
  • Input to papers required for the Group Audit Committee relating to the Group's reporting process, excluding the technical analyses
  • To support the implementation of new accounting standards
  • Actively contribute to the delivery of other finance change projects that impact the Group reporting process

Core-Asset Consulting is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from everyone irrespective of age, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, race, colour, ethnic or national origin, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marital/civil partner status or pregnancy.

Job reference: 14080

To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

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Core-Asset Consulting offers specialist recruitment services to asset management, accounting & finance, asset servicing, legal and the wider financial services sector in Scotland.

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T: 0131 264 0239 M: 07535 897 714
Ian Greep Senior Consultant, Interim, Temporary & Contract

As Senior Consultant within Core-Asset Solutions, a division of Core-Asset Consulting, Ian specialises in the recruitment of interim, temporary and contract staff across the financial services and investment sectors in Scotland.

His areas of expertise include Accountancy and Finance roles. Whilst Ian has become a trusted partner for our clients seeking qualified and experienced professionals, Ian also assists graduates in gaining access into the financial sector.

We put people before profit, service before sales and ethics above all.

Betsy Williamson Managing Director

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