Statutory Financial Accountant, Midlothian

Statutory Financial Accountant, Edinburgh

Job ID: 176580
Location: Midlothian, Scotland, UK
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Job Type: Permanent
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My client is a leading Semiconductor business leading the way with cutting edge technology.

They are now looking to add a financial accountant to their strong team to support continued growth.

Job responsibilities:
  • Overall responsibility for the General Ledger for the 6 entities within the perimeter including accurate and timely month-end closing
  • Liaising with external consultants across territories to ensure timely completion of all pensions, tax and other statutory monthly, quarterly and annual reporting
  • Completion of monthly balance sheet reconciliations and VAT reporting
  • Review and Prepare SOX controls for various cycles under ST internal SOX control framework
  • Supporting the production of annual legal entity statutory accounts and acting as the main point of contact for external audit visits
  • Lease and Share Option accounting and associated reporting to corporate finance
  • Involvement in project work, e.g. SAP enhancements; Integration of new acquisitions; and support in accounting developments
  • Preparation of tax packages and tax returns and related disclosures.
 Required experience:
  • ACA / CIMA / ACCA qualification
  • Ability to manage multiple work streams and determine work priorities to ensure deadlines are met
  • The ability to build relationships with internal and external contacts based overseas
  • Good working knowledge of VAT reporting requirements
  • Competence in the use of ERP systems, SAP experience required
  • Previous experience in production of UK statutory accounts and external audits
  • Experience working for an accountancy firm is a plus
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar role
  • This role involves interacting with colleagues in Sweden, France and Italy knowledge of these languages would be desirable.
  • Bachelor degree
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