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Location: Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom

Financial Accountant

Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Competitive

Job Description

JOB TITLE: Financial Accountant

LOCATION: Edinburgh City Centre

SALARY/RATE AND BENEFITS: Negotiable

YOU MUST HAVE THE FOLLOWING: Accounting qualification (ACA/ CIMA/ ACCA). Several years' experience working in industry.

COMPANY INFORMATION: EDF Renewables Ltd

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

• Supporting the Finance manager in securing the overall performance, costs, finance including drawdowns.
• Supporting the Finance Manager and Project Director in reporting to the Board which represents the shareholders;
• Responsible for the accuracy and completeness of the all Financial Statements (Balance Sheet, P&L and Cashflow) in a timely fashion;
• Supporting the Financial Controller in the preparation of the annual accounts in accordance with UK GAAP, preparing bank reports
and special topic reports as required;
• Ensuring data integrity and accuracy in all reporting and ensuring that appropriate internal controls are in place and consistently
applied;
• Preparing financial elements of management and progress reports, annual budgets and updated budgets, cash flow reporting, tax,
etc;
• Interface with the project and package management teams to deliver tight financial and budgetary cost control of the project
• Prepare the provision of relevant and regular financial reports and other management information to the project team.
• Maintain the integrity and accuracy of the underlying financial records of NNG project, including expenditure accruals and
fixed asset accounting;
• Prepare the production of expenditure and cash flow forecasts; challenge the NNG team on the underlying assumptions
as appropriate
• Ensure timely payment of all invoices and manage manual payment process with FSS
• Manage PF bank accounts

SKILLS, EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS

• Experience with UK GAAP, ideally with additional other accounting methods;
• Excellent in English, written and spoken, French is a benefit.
• Accounting qualification (ACA/ CIMA/ ACCA). Several years' experience working in industry.
• Strong numerical and analytical skills, with the ability to understand the key financial implications of a scenario
• Able to challenge the way things are done; pragmatic and solution focused, looking at ways to make improvements to the business
• Able to work effectively with a variety of stakeholders including financial and commercial teams
• Strong attention to detail
• Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
• Proficient IT skills (Spreadsheets, database, Visual basic)


Since 1978, Rullion has been securing exceptional candidates for a range of clients; from large well-known brands, to SMEs and start ups. As a family-owned business, Rullion's approach is credible and honest, focused on building long-lasting relationships with both clients and candidates.

Rullion is a forward-thinking recruitment company that specialises in providing a wide range of talent consultancy services to a diverse client base; from small start-ups to large household names.

We celebrate and support diversity and are committed to ensuring equal opportunities for both employees and applicants.

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