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Senior Financial Accountant

  • Job reference: 930672
  • Location: Westhill, Aberdeenshire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job type: Contract
  • Sector: Office & Commercial
  • Date posted: 15/04/2020

Our Aberdeen based Operator client is seeking an experienced Senior Financial Accountant with oil & gas operator experience. Ongoing contract position on a PAYE basis

Responsibilities will include:
Undertake the reporting of all corporate financial activity of the upstream legal entities of the Company, together with the consolidated reporting of the UK upstream Holding Company.
Ensure that all reporting complies with legal, SEC and group accounting standards
Produce UK IFRS statutory accounts and obtain audit clearance from external auditors
Ensure that the Company financial ledgers are properly maintained and reconciled including management and control of quarterly balance sheet account reconciliations
Perform monthly recharge of pension scheme costs to the administrator
Produce reports for audit back up and tax etc.
Produce ad hoc reports as required by the Corporate Reporting and Accounting Leader, Tax Department and others
Ensure compliance with Companies Act, UK and IFRS accounting standards
Liaise with Head Office/subsidiaries etc. on financial matters
Provide specialist advice to senior finance management on Accounting standards
Perform SOX controls and provide evidence where required
Complete Office of National Statistics forms as requested by them

Qualifications & Experience
Qualified accountant with previous experience
Awareness/knowledge of systems and applications
Good knowledge of UK and US IFRS
Good knowledge of UK taxation

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 930672

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