Financial Accountant

Financial Accountant

  • Full Time
  • Glasgow

Website Hymans Robertson LLP

We are looking for a qualified Accountant to join the Hymans Robertson finance team in Glasgow as Financial Accountant. This is an excellent development opportunity for someone looking to progress their career with a business partnering focus. Our finance team play a central role in supporting the leadership of each business units within the firm and helping them drive their commercial performance. Development wise you will get exposure to all facets of accounting and be able to tailor your career along a line that best suits you.


The Role:

This role will help strengthen our analytical, financial and management reporting capability. As well as involvement in month end processes and reporting, producing and interpreting management information, you will also be involved in business partnering and a range of project work.


Key responsibilities will include:

Business partnering support for budget holders
Producing and interpreting management information
Profit and loss review and analysis of variances
Key member of the team responsible for month end and year end deliverables
Preparation and review of financial statements and audit deliverables
Budgeting and reforecasting
Responsibility for the preparation of VAT returns and other tax reporting
Responsibility for general ledger accuracy (e.g. preparing and reviewing journals, balance sheet reconciliations, reviewing prepayments and accruals)
Assisting with ad-hoc projects
About You:

We are looking for someone with a real desire to progress their skills and experience. At Hymans you will be well supported by the business and the team, who have trodden a similar path themselves. If you have the grounding and background explained below and are looking for a role that offers variety and genuine progression we would be delighted to hear from you.

Qualifications and Experience:

Qualified accountant (e.g. ACCA, CA, CIMA)
Strong digital skills including excel
Business partnering/ client service experience
Ability to work well in a team and on own initiative
Ability to identify issues / opportunities and take action
Experience of Oracle NetSuite and Caseware advantageous
Personal Characteristics:

Excellent work ethic and positive can do attitude
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to network effectively and to build excellent relationships with colleagues across the business
A flexible, pro-active and innovative approach
Excellent organisational and time management and prioritisation skills
About Us
Having been established for 100 years we’re one of the leading consultancies in our field in the UK.

We’re independent and work alongside employers, trustees and financial services institutions.  We offer pensions, investments, benefits and risk consulting services, as well as data and technology solutions. Our services are recognised by numerous industry awards.

With over 1000 employees across Birmingham, Edinburgh, London and Glasgow and continually growing.  We’ve an engrained commitment to the development of our employees as outlined in our iDeal.  Our working environment is refreshing and innovative where independent thinking’s encouraged.  Every employee genuinely makes a difference.

We’re committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive environment and will take every step to ensure our employees and clients are treated fairly and with respect.  We welcome applications from all backgrounds and sections of the community.  We can offer flexible working and are happy to consider a variety of working patterns. If you need any assistance in relation to a personal requirement, medical condition or neurological difference during our selection process then please let us know.

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