Assistant Management Accountant

Swan Housing
Circa £22,000 p/a plus excellent benefits
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Swan Housing Association was first formed in 1994 and provides high-quality and affordable homes to rent and buy. Today, they operate in Essex and East London and locally manage over 11,000 homes, they recently launched an ambitious Corporate Strategy for 2017-2022, which details how they plan to double in size by working together with their partners to deliver more. Due to this continued growth they are currently seeking to recruit an Assistant Management Accountant. The role will be based at their Head Office in Billericay with occasional travel to London. 

As an Assistant Management Accountant you will report directly to the Finance Manager, you will be a key member of the Finance team and assist in gathering the information to produce the management accounts for key business areas in the Group. You will be responsible for balance sheet reconciliations, maintaining the fixed asset register, posting key journals, assisting with the group budget and forecast, month end and year end and any other adhoc duties as and when required by the Finance Manager and Group Finance Manager. 

The successful candidate will be studying towards either AAT/ACCA/CIMA and you will have previous finance experience with the drive and ambition to progress further. The organisation has a hands-on, problem solving team culture so it is essential that you have the ability to solve problems and continue the improvement process.
In return Swan are offering a competitive salary, pension scheme, private health scheme, flexible benefits, 25 days holiday plus an additional 3 days between Christmas and New Year.

This is an exciting time to join Swan and be a part of their ambitious plans, if you feel you have the qualities, experience and are up for the challenge then we look forward to hearing from you. 

For more information about the role and organisation please visit:

Or for an informal discussion please contact Gemma Booty, Manager at Hays Accountancy & Finance who is the retained consultant working in partnership with Swan on T: +44 (0)1245 782131 or please click apply now with an up to date CV. 
Closing date for all applications will be on Sunday 26th November 

Interviews will be held week-commencing Monday 4th December times and dates tbc.