Qualified Accountant

Glasgow, United Kingdom
50k - 80k
16 Feb 2023
17 Mar 2023
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Detillens is working with a top tier Financial Institution based in Glasgow and we are hiring for a qualified Accountant to perform a role within Legal Entity Control. This person will manage a portfolio of entities across various areas. Primarily this will be the firms holding companies. The controller will report directly to a Senior Director and be responsible for internal and external stakeholder management. It could be a great opportunity for those looking for a role outside of profession.

  • Will be able to build strong relationships with stakeholders internally and contribute to projects.
  • Will have a rounded commercial approach to reporting and controllership, with evidenced skills in chasing issues through many layers to understand and discover root causes.
  • Will be able to work under pressure effectively and be able to develop practical solutions to
  • An ability to manage your work load effectively, prioritise and adapt, and develop practical solutions multiple issues.
  • Will be excellent in Microsoft Office skills and proficient in data mining as well as summarising and presenting themes and results in a meaningful format.
  • Will have a recognized professional qualification (CA, ACCA, CIMA).

The role:
  • LEC for a portfolio of entities
  • Accountability for legal entity reporting
  • The candiate will be accountable for key stakeholder relationships both internally and externally including: external auditors, Product Control, Treasury, Business Units, Company Secretarial and Tax.
  • They will be responsible for the review and presentation of important information to senior management.
  • They will be empowered to drive change and the development of the LEC function and department wide initiatives

About us:

Detillens is a management consultancy and our main purpose is to provide talented, diverse, and motivated consultants to perform project and 'business as usual' roles in corporate organisations. Our purpose is to support our consultants in the next step of their careers whether they are fresh graduates or with 20 years of experience. We aim to develop our consultants into people who make an impact and are able to fit seamlessly into an organisation whilst delivering exceptional results.
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