Accountant - Head Office

Recruiter
R.A.C. Motoring Services
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
36000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
12 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Job Description:

Working in a highly commercial environment, the successful candidate will be undertaking all aspects of management accounting and financial control in respect of Head Office costs, including HR, Finance and Legal & Risk.


You will own the provision of full and accurate financial information (both revenue and costs), alongside providing financial support, guidance, insight and challenge.

Role purpose:

-Understand the Group Strategy
-Support the Head office business area in developing annual budgets and forecasting
-Production of monthly management accounts
-Proactive reporting of financial performance
-Provide business area with effective financial insight, analysis and challenge
-Support provision of financial appraisal and decision support
-Support the Group finance team in preparation of annual financial statements
-Enforce standards and controls of Board, Group Finance and regulatory bodies
-Deliver success through building and maintaining effective relationships

Skills, Knowledge and qualifications:

In order to be considered you will be/possess:
-Qualified accountant
-Financial Modelling Skills
-Strong Analytical skills
-Good relationship management and influencing skills
-Excellent organisational skills
-Ability to assimilate information and make decisions quickly
-Able to challenge constructively
-Strong communications skills - written and verbal
-Applies Big Picture View
-Demonstrates gravitas and credibility

As Britains longest standing motoring organisation, we have been rescuing motorists and championing their rights for the last 120 years.
With our breakdown, insurance, online retail, car purchase, approved garage offerings and now Telematics, we are a one-stop shop for the nations motorists. Its an exciting time to join this iconic brand.

In the event that a high volume of suitable applications are received, the post may close prior to the specified closing date. Please apply as soon as possible if interested.