Senior Accountant

£40k - £44k

I am happy to be working alongside my client, a successful Edinburgh based Financial Services company, to recruit for a Senior Accountant. As a Senior Accountant you will be responsible for heading the financial function and management of the company and international colleagues. This role will suit either a qualified accountant with previous management experience or a part / recently qualified accountant looking for the opportunity to progress their career and develop their management skills.

You will be a member of the Senior team with direct reports and the opportunity to earn performance-based bonuses. Your expertise in financial accounting and knowledge of various accounting software will be important for mentoring junior staff whilst ensuring accurate and timely financial reporting.

The role will consist of:

  • Bank statement reconciliation.
  • Assist with the preparation of budgets and forecasts.
  • Conduct month-end and year end processes.
  • Preparation and analysis of financial statement.
  • Manage the AP/AR functions.
  • Provide mentoring to junior staff and assist in their development.

To be successful in this role you will have the following experience:

  • Part / Qualified Chartered Accountant with a UK issued qualification.
  • 3+ years’ professional experience.
  • Proficient in accounting software such as QuickBooks, Sage, Xero or similar.
  • Strong knowledge of financial management practices.
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP.
  • Experience in managing staff development.

Salary: £40k – £44k


  • Work from home
  • Flexitime
  • Bonus scheme
  • Commission pay
  • Yearly bonus

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