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Aberdeen - Westhill

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About us

At Subsea7, we take pride in being recognised globally as a leader across the Energy Industry.  For 5 decades our people have delivered over 1,000 projects in all water depths across our energy hubs and we continue to do so, adapting and evolving in an ever-changing world. 

Our sustainability and ongoing success are only possible through innovation, collaboration and the development and diversity of our people, assets, and technology.  By joining Subsea7, you become part of a team of people who everyday ‘Make Incredible Things Happen’.

What you can expect

At Subsea7, our fantastic people ensure that this is a great place to work. The Finance Resource Centre (FRC) team work together to provide accurate accounting services to the global Subsea7 business. If you share our values – safety, integrity, performance, collaboration, innovation and sustainability and you are friendly, positive and consistent – you can expect a career with real prospects in a growing international company.

We think outstanding people deserve outstanding rewards so, if you join us, we offer a competitive salary and benefits package including Private Medical Insurance and Company Pension. Other rewards include regular get-togethers and awards for staff who go above and beyond!

What you’ll do

This position offers a challenging role in a dynamic and supportive team where you will be responsible for the financial reporting for a specific region.  You will generate financial reports and financial statements for key stakeholders. There will be many opportunities to learn and develop with the support and collaboration of the team around you.

Main duties and responsibilities:

Statutory accounts

  • Preparation of statutory financial statements and quarterly management accounts
  • Provide explanations and information to external auditors related to the Group financial statements and entity statutory financial statements
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards, applicable local accounting standards, local legislation and group accounting policies
  • Support the Internal Audit process, providing explanations and information as required

Financial controls

  • Compliance with monthly, quarterly and annual reporting requirements, ensuring financial controls are addressed within deadlines set
  • Preparation of reconciliations and analysis with relevant and appropriate back up and critical analysis of the balances in significant entities
  • Assist with the review of Associate Accountants’ work
  • Assist with testing internal controls on a monthly basis

General responsibilities

  • Identify areas of process improvements and propose potential solutions to establish best practice and process standardisation
  • Champion standard ways of working with colleagues within the Subsea 7 finance community
  • Coach Associate Accountants within the team
  • Partner with the Subsea 7 finance community to resolve any financial reporting queries in a timely and effective manner
  • Other ad hoc tasks and projects as required

What you need

To be successful in this role you will:

  • be a qualified or nearly qualified accountant with audits and accounts preparation experience (essential)
  • have experience of IFRS and FRS 101 statutory accounts preparation, financial controls and the audit process
  • be self-motivated with a logical approach to problem solving
  • have a proven track record of good quality analysis and analytical review.

Experience within large multinational companies or large teams would be advantageous.

Subsea7 are committed to creating a diverse workforce and we look to offer excellent career opportunities as you develop your skills and aspirations.

Along with a wide range of benefits and a flexible working environment, employees can further enhance their work-life balance through our Remote Working Policy.

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