Accountant

5 days left

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Leicester
Salary
40000.00 - 42000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP42000/annum Plus Benefits
Posted
29 Aug 2017
Closes
26 Sep 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
MATERNITY LEAVE-ACCOUNTANT

We are currently recruiting an Accountant (Asset) to cover a MATERNITY Leave contract

Your duties:

* Lead and develop the Accountant and Assistant Accountant to ensure effective team working and a positive environment which encourages contribution and progression
* Deliver a management accounting service which delivers high quality financial reporting to the business and incorporates effective decision support and challenge to non-Finance colleagues
* Produce good quality monthly reports which provide relevant numerical and written analysis of business financial issues within the post holder's area of influence
* Build close and effective working relationships with Asset Management directorate colleagues, including attendance at team and one-to-one meetings to present results and resolve issues arising
* Provide ad hoc advice on financial matters to Asset Management directorate colleagues
* Support Asset Management colleagues with evaluation and development of stock investment / divestment analysis tools
* Contribute towards delivery of an efficient annual statutory accounting process, in line with best practice and current accounting standards
* Contribute towards effective ongoing management and maintenance of group accounting ledgers, in support of accurate and comprehensive financial reporting
* Support the Head of Finance with reporting and presenting of relevant matters to Boards, Committees and executive management
* Support the business drive for value for money ('VFM'), assisting business partners with formulation and delivery of VFM initiatives and designing reports which evidence VFM achievements
* Actively contribute to the wider work of the Finance team, and at all times exhibit values and behaviours which align with the status of the role
* Exhibit an absolute commitment to quality customer service, delivery of value for money, high performance and equality and diversity at all times

Huntress does not discriminate on the grounds of 'protected characteristics' as defined under the Equality Act and other relevant UK legislation.

Huntress acts as a Recruitment Agency in relation to all Permanent roles and as a Recruitment Business in relation to all Temporary roles.

PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK