Business Support Accountant

Recruiter
Adele Carr Financial Recruitment
Location
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Salary
£28,200 per annum
Posted
29 Jul 2017
Closes
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client, a reputable and modern company has a requirement for a Commercial Accountant to join the business.

Reporting to the Group Financial Controller the role will involve:

  • Support the development team to manage the development programme from appraisal through to delivery and management within the agreed business plan resource
  • Maintain accurate records of DPF/RCGF and all capital grants including reporting to ensure maximisation of grant usage within time
  • Carry out financial appraisals of proposed development schemes and to provide monitoring information for reporting purposes
  • To be responsible for the asset register maintenance ensuring it is up to date and fully reconciled with supporting systems
  • Completion of one-off projects in accordance with agreed timescales to support the business
  • Achievement of Financial KPI targets, including completion of role-specific management and financial accounts input in accordance with timetables and ensure all transactions are accounted for in line with accounting standards
  • To identify system improvements and implement new systems ensuring these benefit the group
  • Support on the integration of new companies into the group and any managed company arrangements including financial accounts
  • Take a lead role for development and fixed assets reporting in the Group's annual financial accounts and liaise with internal/external auditors as appropriate

The Person:

  • AAT ideally studying towards a professional accountancy qualification although qualified by experience will be considered
  • Strong communication and commercial skills
  • A high degree of Excel knowledge