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Governance and Controls Accountant - Glasgow City Centre

CFO - Chief Financial Officer
Ref: 659 Date Posted: Thursday 06 Jun 2019
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Governance and Controls Accountant
Grade 4 - Salary Range £36,091 - £39,703
Glasgow City Centre
Fixed term for 9 Months

We’ll accept applications up to the 20th June 2019 and interviews are likely to be scheduled for shortly thereafter


Why SLC?

Are you highly numerate with an aptitude for complex figures? Do you have the ability to articulate financial concepts clearly? Would you like to be part of an organisation whose turnover is among the largest in the country, in a diverse team responsible for ensuring public money is used appropriately and effectively?

If this sounds like you, we might just have the perfect job.


What’s the job?

Student Loans Company is looking for a Governance and Controls Accountant to be based in the Financial Accounting team. You will support the Senior Technical Accountant in ensuring that systems of financial discipline, integrity and control are maintained to the highest professional standards expected of a major financial service organisation. The team is going through an exciting period of change and remodernisation and this role is integral in that progress.


How do I apply?

It is essential you have experience engaging with Business on areas of financial specialism, with the ability to lead and influence in area of specialism. Ideally you will have experience in a similar role, preferably with exposure in both financial services and a public sector environment. You will possess a High level of IT literacy and be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office or equivalent, with experience of a range of mainstream financial systems and reporting packages. Experience of Oracle systems would be an advantage. Furthermore you will have strong technical knowledge of IFRS and other UK legislation such as VAT.

Preferably, you will be a CCAB qualified accountant with post qualification experience, however QBE will also be considered.


Sound good? If so please apply below and a member of our dedicated Recruitment Team will be in touch!

Please note - As part of the selection process, SLC uses third parties to perform a number of pre-employment checks including reference, criminal record and credit reference. They may supply us with information that will assist us with our recruitment decision.


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