Margins Accountant

Closing date: 
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 00:00
Scottish Power
United Kingdom

At ScottishPower we know that people are our strongest asset so we €™re always looking for individuals whose energy, intelligence and passion can help us reach our goals.

Join us to become part of a global company; in a key role as a Margins Accountant at the heart of an area of considerable complexity in our Control function, within the Energy Retail segment of the Liberalised business.   You will ensure provision of accurate, timely and robust financial management reporting for Retail Margins on a fully integrated International Accounting Standards (IAS) basis to allow appropriate operational, commercial and strategic decisions by the business.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic qualified accountant who is interested in a challenging and varied role to apply your strong technical accounting knowledge and good understanding of SPW markets.   You will make a difference by achieving business goals on a global platform performing as a strong ambassador for the UK Control Team.   You will be seen as the technical expert to respond to demands from varying levels of stakeholder in an ever changing de-regulated market environment.  

In this critical role, your main focus will be the production of the retail margins monthly results which includes accounting for energy costs ( £1.1bn), government obligations ( £0.7bn) and network costs ( £0.7bn).   You will need the ability to prioritise workloads and deal with complex accounting issues to effectively deliver these challenges.   As an excellent communicator you will liaise with ScottishPower businesses in the UK and part of the wider Iberdrola Control team in Spain working within an international team.

This is a great prospect for a highly numerate, commercially aware individual who is looking for that next step to further develop your career working with the utility company of the future.   This opportunity is available on a full time and permanent basis in our new dynamic City Centre location in the heart of Glasgow.   In return you will be rewarded with the tools to maximise your potential, within an international organisation that is at the forefront of new technologies that you will be involved with to continually meet financial and regulatory requirements.   Furthermore you will receive a generous salary and extensive benefits package so ensure you make the SMART decision and apply TODAY!

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