Assistant Accountant - Property/Facilties

OPR Resourcing Specialists
London, South East England
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

I have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Management Accountant to join a globally recognised University in central London on a 6 month temporary basis. You will be reporting directly into the Head of Estates, providing insights and complex reports on the capital and revenue budgets. You will be part of a dynamic team, modelling, reporting and analysing budgets for an Estates portfolio across London.

Key duties to include:

  • Production of monthly, quarterly and annual budgets, both capital and revenue
  • Management accounting and strategic planning
  • Reporting and modelling forecast reports and projected costs
  • Present data and reports to budget holders
  • Communicate both internally and externally with non-financial/accounting colleagues
  • Deliver exceptional customer-focused, results driven budget analysis to drive the department forward

Skills and attributes required:


  • Part-qualified ACCA/CIMA, fully qualified considered
  • Minimum 5 years' experience within Assistant or Management Accountant roles
  • Minimum 1 years' experience generating budgets specifically for a property/facilities portfolio
  • Experience within a public sector environment, e.g. NHS Trusts
  • Experience within a Higher Education institution (University) is highly desirable
  • Proven track record of strong analysis and reporting
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills - VLookUps, Pivot tables, Macros
  • Excellent customer-focused working attitude
  • Confident presenting data to senior management and budget holders
  • Able to communicate to a high degree, both verbally and written
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Able to demonstrate leadership qualities
  • Proactive with a hands-on approach

Please note, we can only consider candidates on a PAYE employment basis, we cannot recruit for Limited Contractors on this occasion.