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Senior Finance Manager

  • Location: Aberdeen, AB11 5QP
  • Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Contractor

Posted 4 months ago

  • Sector: Oil and gas - onshore
  • Contact: Adele Blaikie
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 12 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 14 December 2020
  • Job Ref: 2020-41781_1606816351

Primat Recruitment are looking for a Senior Finance Manager to join our sister company for a provisional 12 month contract.

The Senior Finance Manager will manage a team of Financial Analysts and Accountants and will work on some significant statutory projects which result from several years of high acquisition activity within the Company.

You will work on a Full-Time basis but flexible working hours can be agreed. Key projects include (but not limited to) Legal Entity Rationalisation and the Management of the Statutory deadlines for a significant amount of legal entity accounts submissions.

Key Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the UK Financial Controller and working as part of a fast-growing team consolidating UK workload into Aberdeen, you will help deliver key statutory accounting projects.

Key responsibilities are currently as follows but will vary by entity and over time:

  • Manage the timeline of stat preparation / audit and subsequent submission of all stat accounts for y/e June 20.
  • Working closely with legal and tax departments, lead the legal entity rationalisation program for finance targeting a significant reduction in entity numbers by June 2021
  • Audit focal point for cross company disclosures / issues / recommendations.
  • Ensuring Directors are aware of their obligations for submission of accounts.

Qualifications, Training and Certification

  • Qualified accountant
  • Experience in the accounting profession is preferred
  • First-rate technical skills, with proven experience of success in closing legal entities
  • Excellent project manager, with proven success in meeting challenging targets.
  • People Management Experience