Financial Accountant

Job reference: 000535

Location: Larbert

Closing date: Not specified

Employment type: Permanent

Department: Finance

Hours per week: 37.5

Financial Accountant


We currently have a vacancy for a Financial Accountant at our Larbert office, working 37.5 hours Monday – Friday, on a permanent basis


This role provides an excellent opportunity within the UK’s largest independent retailer of fuels and lubricants.

The role of Financial Accountant will be responsible for the day to day management of the accounting for SNAP group.  This will include the preparation of management accounts, balance sheet reconciliations, budgets, tax returns, payroll review, annual reporting/auditing. You will work closely with the local Finance and Managing Director as well as the Finance Team in Larbert.

Experience desired for the position of Financial Accountant:


  • Qualified/Park Qualified Accountant
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Strong technical accounting knowledge
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Sound communication skills
  • Ability to work on own, and as part of a team
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Ability to interact with senior management


Benefits provided by Certas include discount schemes, pension scheme and holiday buy and sell options.


Our Mission


We work as one team, making our energy expertise and outstanding service count for all our customers.


Company Information


We employ 2,500 colleagues based across our depots around the UK from the highlands of Scotland to the Channel Islands. We recruit sales people to sell our fuel, oils and lubricants as well as drivers to deliver the products to our customers who may be individual home owners, farmers, small or large businesses! Also essential to our business are our management teams and colleagues within, Marketing, HR, Finance, IT, Health and Safety and Legal. In addition, we have a dedicated team of service engineers who work within Team Energy. Key to our success are our people and our learning and development team ensure we can nurture our talent and support colleagues with their aspirations and growth through programmes such as Inspire, our WOW training courses and apprenticeships.


It’s also worth noting we are part of the wider DCC PLC group which is a FTSE 100 company. Being part of the group gives our colleagues opportunities to work alongside other businesses to share best practice and develop into roles across the businesses in the group.



The successful candidate will be offered the position on Certas Energy terms and conditions of employment.

Shortlisted candidates will be notified within 2 weeks after the closing date. If you are not contacted, you should assume that you have not been shortlisted.


Certas Energy Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer



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