Financial Accountant

360 Resourcing
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client has an exciting opportunity for a Financial Accountant to join their team based in Eastleigh. You will be there 37 hours a week for 9 months (possibility to become permanent but not guaranteed) and be paid a competitive salary of £40,000.00 - £45,000.00 per annum.

There has never been a more exciting time to join them. They are an award winning organisation, employing over 800 staff and providing nearly 21,000 affordable homes in Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Dorset, Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Surrey, Sussex, and Wiltshire.

They strive to create conditions where their residents, communities and staff can flourish. What this means for you is that there is an opportunity to further develop your career in a great environment, whilst contributing to the success of their company. They are a diverse and vibrant social business, with a strong sense of commercial reality.

With their big aspirations they are recruiting brilliant new people to help them achieve their ambitious goals. They value and promote diversity and are committed to equality of opportunity for all.

About the Financial Accountant role

Reporting to the Financial Controller (Reporting), this 37 hour per week, nine month maternity cover requires a qualified Accountant to work with the Finance team to provide statutory financial reporting and management accounting services to the group and its subsidiaries. This will include preparation of financial statements, coordination of taxation matters and various ad hoc matters.

They are looking for someone who is a real all rounder with the ability to work on a number of projects simultaneously and manage these timely and efficiently, alongside monthly reporting duties. You will work with a number of different teams across the company, so a personable approach and the ability to build good working relationships will be key. You will need to be equally comfortable working on your own and as part of the team.

The role focusses heavily on their accounting system, Open Accounts. Knowledge of this particular system is not essential, but experience operating on a variety of systems (Sage, SAP etc) is required.

The successful Financial Accountant will need to be post qualified (ACA/ACCA) with relevant subsequent experience or qualified by experience. Additionally they are also looking for someone who has worked within the housing sector.

Benefits of becoming their Financial Accountant
- 28 days annual leave, plus bank holidays, with the opportunity to buy and sell additional leave
- Pension contributions of up to 12%
- Life Assurance 3 x annual salary
- Flexi-time scheme, allowing individuals to work hours that suit them (subject to core hours and the requirements of their department and role)
- Interest free car loan for essential car users
- Interest free season ticket loan
- Comprehensive training and development, including study support
- Radian Rewards, flexible voluntary benefits scheme
- Enhanced maternity/paternity leave for those who qualify
- Staff recognition scheme

Interview date
Interviews will be held on w/c 15th January 2018 in Eastleigh.

If you feel you’re the right candidate for the role as their Financial Accountant then please click ‘apply’ now! They would love to hear from you!

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