Churchill Howard are partnering with a well-known FTSE 250 retail brand in Solihull on their search for a Group Project Accountant, this is a brand-new position to the team. The business has just enjoyed their most successful Christmas period to date and are continuing to be the UK leader in the field.
The position will work on the implementation of accounting projects across Group, but also works commercially with stakeholders across the business day to day. Once project work has been completed and you are in settled in the business, you will be progressed into a commercial finance role to widen your exposure and complete your skill set along the way.
Projects will include various reporting duties with a focus on IFRS 16 as the business implement the new standard. This work will see you responsible for the group leases and maintain control of them through the transition period. Please note working experience of this is not essential, although an appetite to learn will be expected.
Commercially, you will assistant in board presentations and build relationships with the wider business, especially the property teams. Therefore, it is essential applicant are able to build report quickly and are comfortable presenting. You will also be ACA/ACCA qualified or finalist.
The variety in reporting and stakeholder engagement across such a well known brand makes for an excellent first move from practice.
Applicants of all ages and backgrounds with the relevant skills and experience are encouraged to apply. Churchill Howard acts in its capacity as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for temporary recruitment.