Scheme Accountant

FirstPort Limited 4352396
New Milton
04 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Scheme Accountant

New Milton, Hampshire

Monday – Friday; 9.00am-5.00pm (35 hours per week)

Closing date: 17th October

Role Overview

Reporting to the Scheme Accounting Team Leader the main purpose of this role is to fully prepare and deliver accurate financial accounts and records within legislative requirements, for our developments and customers.

What you’ll be doing:

Deliver accurate year-end accounts to customers, resolving queries and ensuring a high quality service in a timely fashion

Deliver to department productivity metrics and contribute to the team culture and delivery

Liaise effectively with auditors to deliver a smooth audit process and provide the best possible outcome for our customers and our clients

Pro-actively liaise with managers and auditors on any areas of concern ensuring clear action plans for resolution

Take full responsibility of your own development and contribute positively and effectively to the team through creative ideas, tested processes or feedback from colleagues/external parties

Who you’ll be working with

- Corporate and Estates Finance teams and Property Managers where applicable - which may include some travel to other offices

- External auditors and suppliers

- Professional organisations for own development

- Clients

- Customers


Essential: Educated to GCSE (or equivalent) level with passes in English language and a relevant mathematical / accounting subject

Desirable: Working towards a professional qualification such as AAT


Essential: Double entry book-keeping and the accuracy that accompanies it

Technical skills

Essential: Microsoft Excel in particular at intermediate level, alongside Microsoft Word

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