Assistant Commercial Accountant

Kier Limited
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Kier Infrastructure is looking to recruit an Assistant Management Accountant who will contribute to the delivery of accurate and timely financial information to the Infrastructure business, providing dedicated support to Infrastructure Finance Team.

The role whilst finance and cash focussed will provide excellent exposure to the wider business predominantly in the commercial space.

We are looking for an individual who is very keen to progress, bring their own insight and experience to the role and has a desire to drive improvements.

* Key aspects of the role will be assisting with the preparation of cash management reports and reconciliations to forecast
* Preparation cash flow analysis with narrative explaining key cash movements each month
* Liaising with Finance Shared Service Centre to understand timing of payments and receipts
* Liaise with the Commercial staff to understand the timing of key payments and receipts

Finance, Planning and Analysis

* Assist the Commercial Accountant with analysis of project performance and work in progress positions

Balance Sheet Reconciliations

* Prepare balance sheet reconciliations and supporting documentation for review with the Finance Manager/Commercial Accountant

Finance Team Support

* Support the wider Finance team by providing ad-hoc reporting and analysis as and when required.
* Preparing journals
* Any other reasonable tasks as required.

Skills & Experience

* Previous experience of Oracle desirable
* Previous experience of cash management and reporting essential
* Previous experience of challenging and developing new processes
* Previous experience of Construction company desirable
* Part Qualified Accountant individual who is keen to progress
* Excellent analytical, excel and problem solving skills
* Previous experience in a finance assistant role


* Confident communicator as the role will include exposure to senior finance, commercial and project staff
* Self -Starter but committed team player
* Can-do, positive attitude

About Kier:

Make the journey. Leave a legacy.

Being part of Kier means living our values of being collaborative, enthusiastic and forward thinking. We all have the potential to shape our world, and it's through these values that we will leave a lasting legacy. Bring your talent and ambition to Kier and you will be given the scope and opportunity to invest in your own future, to build your expertise and contribute to a rich and diverse culture.

Kier is an inclusive employer.

Let's shape your world together.
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