Company Accountant (Housing Association)

£39,052-£47,730 per annum
23 May 2019
05 Jun 2019
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Company Accountant (Housing Association) 

Salary: £39,052-£47,730 per annum 
Job Type: Full Time, Permanent 
Hours: 35 per week 
Location: Head Office, South Manchester 
Benefits: Include fabulous, new, modern office environment, great pension options, 26 days holiday plus bank holidays, option to buy and sell, flexi days, fantastic learning and development opportunities, savings club, cycle to work scheme and much more. 

About the role: 

Reporting to the Head of Financial Services functionally, and operationally to the Managing Director of Cube Homes, the Company Accountant will provide strategic and operational finance support to Cube (and any other group company as may be required from time to time) and will help to further improve financial planning, commercial thinking and budgetary control. 

To provide a comprehensive accounting service to Cube Homes and other Group companies as required.. To ensure there are robust financial plans and sufficient financial reporting to enable better decision making. To provide support in financial appraisals of proposed or existing schemes. To fully understand intra-group accounting and accounting for joint ventures. 

About You: 

You will have a recognised professional accountancy qualification (AAT, ACCA etc) or a strong QBE. You will have extensive experience in financial management within the building industry. Experience of preparing budgets, forecasts and management accounts. Experience of identifying the potential for delivering efficiency savings and driving business decisions. 

You will also have strong IT skills, with proficiency in Excel and report writing. You will have proven management skills, both strategic and operational. You will also have the ability to travel between sites to meet external commitments. 

You may have experience of the following: Company Accountant, Management Accountant, Assistant Management Accountant, Financial Accountant, Project Accountant, Accounts Assistant, Qualified Accountant, AAT, ACCA, CIMA, Housing Association, Social Housing, etc. 

About our company: 

Great Places Housing Group is not your average housing association. We are a forward-thinking, profit-for-purpose business that works hard to improve the lives of residents in our 19,000 homesacross the North West and Yorkshire. 

Cube Homes is a subsidiary within the Group and focusses on commercial house building, whether for outright sale or for market rent with a share of profits gift aided back to the group to further our profit for purpose ethos. Cube Homes has ambitious plans to generate £2m profit per annum. 

We are extremely proud of our dedicated, passionate and friendly colleagues who live our values and work hard to make a difference every day. Working for us you will be part of something special and in return, we offer a competitive package with a range of enhanced benefits and learning & development opportunities to help you achieve and exceed your potential. 

Please note we will be reviewing applications as we receive them, so the job may be filled before the stated closing date. To avoid disappointment please apply at your earliest convenience.