Assistant Accountant

Location: Glasgow, Scotland Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Sector: Financial Services Type: Contract

Assistant Accountant - 6 month Contract

A leading global recruitment company in Glasgow are seeking to appoint a Regional Financial Assistant for the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Spain on an initial 6 month contract with the opportunity to go permanent. If you can demonstrate experience/knowledge of supporting Financial Management and have the ability to assist with the delivery of accurate regional information, you could be the Financial Assistant we're looking for.

What will you be doing?

As Regional Financial Assistant for the Netherlands, Luxembourg and Spain, you'll provide support to the Regional Financial Controller and assist with the delivery of accurate regional financial and management information. You'll also assist in the production of insightful monthly management variance reports for both Income statement and Balance Sheet, reviewing financial data to draw conclusions and provide insightful commentary. This would also include liaising with the local finance business partner to co-ordinate responses. In addition, you'll prepare Post-monthly Journals including payroll posting, prepayments release and raising accruals and review account balances, invoices and post journals on group level.

What skills/experience should you have?

  • Good knowledge of financial and management reporting
  • Dutch Language skills essential
  • Previous experience of Netherlands, Luxembourg and Spain accounting with a focus on payroll and payroll tax accounting is desirable, coupled with Dutch, Afrikaans or Spanish language skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Good analytical skills with the ability to explain complex financial matters clearly and concisely
  • Ability to work independently and manage time effectively
  • Good attention to detail

Who will you be working for?

As a Netherlands, Luxembourg and Spain Regional Financial Assistant, you'll be joining SThree, a global recruitment organisation at their new offices in Glasgow. A motivated and diverse environment, you will be supported whilst working for an award-winning equal opportunity employer; a company who recognise and reward you for talent and commitment.

Are you an excellent communicator with insight who enjoys working collaboratively? If so, you could be the Regional Financial Assistant we're looking for.

Interested? Get in touch, today!

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Orgtel, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales