Financial & Systems Accountant
Old Trafford, Manchester
£40,820 - £43,700
Permanent, 35 hours per week
Our client is a new, dynamic Housing Association formed by the merger of two strong and resilient housing providers who have a shared history in providing excellent quality services to their customers. Working across Greater Manchester and the North West they aim to remain true to their mission, values and vision and to making a difference in the communities they serve and wider neighbourhoods.
They are currently seeking a Financial & Systems Accountant to join their team in Manchester. As a senior member of the Finance team, you will ensure that financial controls are implemented and applied throughout the Group, and that all reporting deadlines are met.
In this key role you will lead and motivate the transactions team ensuring they are well supervised and mentored and their responsibilities are undertaken in a professional and engaged manner and support all Team colleagues in system changes.
Key duties also include ensuring strong systems and controls are in place, and being applied and ensuring full balance sheet reconciliations and reviews are carried out on a monthly basis. You will also ensure the coordination of the production of the statutory accounts and liaison with Auditors during their site visit, to ensure a clean audit result.
The successful candidate will be a chartered Accountant or will have extensive experience at a management level and a degree level education or equivalent through relevant training and experience. Evidence of and commitment to continual professional development experience in working in a senior management role in a Finance team is essential. Further to this you will have knowledge of delivering projects and delivering to tight deadlines and providing high levels of customer service to colleagues across the business.
This is a permanent post and hours of work are 35 hours per week, Monday to Friday.
In addition to a competitive salary you will have access to a company pension scheme, life assurance, employee assistance programme, flexi time and 25 days holiday plus bank holidays.
Closing date: 9:00am, Monday 23 April 2018
Interview date: Friday 4 May 2018