Assistant Accountant

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Scotland
  • 41968715

PE Global is currently recruiting an Assistant Accountant for a 12-month contract role with a leading oil & gas client based in Kintore.


  • Prepare accurate and timely financial information for the pre-assigned CAPS UK ledgers, including intercompany, fixed assets and banking
  • Prepare accurate and timely reporting for the SOX reporting for the pre-assigned CAPS UK ledgers
  • Support the Ledger Controller, this will include, amongst other activities, balance sheet reconciliations, aging analysis, SOX reporting and variance analysis
  • Ensure the ledgers are in compliance with accounting regulations, company policies and reporting requirements
  • Liaise with internal and external audit teams to support audit requirements
  • Prepare monthly VAT reconciliations for review and submission
  • Actively look to automate and streamline processes within the roles area of responsibility
  • Performs any other job duties as assigned appropriately by UK Finance Controller and Ledger Controller


  • Degree-qualified with Accounting or Finance related degree is desirable
  • Part-qualified ICAEW/ICAS/CIMA/ACCA is desirable
  • Previous experience in an engineering and/or manufacturing environment is desirable
  • Previous experience in a similar role is a must
  • Experience in a SOX controls environment is desirable
  • Computer literacy (including good command of Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook) is essential
  • ERP Systems knowledge is essential

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV

Please click the link below to apply, call Alba on +44 203 966 9800 or alternatively send an up to date CV

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in UK***

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