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Senior Corporate Accountant

  • Job reference: 923749
  • Location: Aberdeen
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Office & Commercial
  • Date posted: 09/05/2019

Our client is currently recruiting for the position of Senior Corporate Accountant, based in Aberdeen.

Responsibilities Include:
Assume responsibility for the external audit process, including planning the process internally and communicating with the wider team their responsibilities.
Supporting and assisting in any group reorganization/restructuring plans, liaising with Tax team and Legal team in the process.
Preparing and booking any specific and/or unusual account entries for example acquisition accounting, equity investment accounting, G&A re-allocations and intercompany interest.
Keeping up to date with accounting technical changes and keeping the wider team up to date on any changes that will impact the finance team.
Point of contact for accounting technical issues being faced by the team. Supporting in the monitoring of actual results versus plan results in relation to G&A and other non-producing asset areas of the financial statements.
Co-ordination of month end close process including timetabling, reviews, support.
Reviewing weekly payment runs as well as daily approval of on-line bank payments.
Review of UK payroll prior to final release
Completing any ad-hoc tasks as and when required to support the Finance Manager.

Skills & Knowledge:
Degree educated and the holder of a professional finance qualification Finance experience including exposure to the upstream oil and gas industry, including knowledge of producing assets, exploration activity and operated/non operated activity
Detailed knowledge of International Accounting Standards, UK GAAP and preparation of primary accounting statements
Competent in accounting software package and strong excel skills.

Contract position

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 923749

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