FP&A Lead Accountant

Recruiter
Severn Trent
Location
Coventry
Salary
£40k - 48k per year + bonus + benefits
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

About the Role

The objective of this role is to provide high quality and insightful financial reporting and analysis, in order to support Severn Trent's Board, STEC and business decision making. Furthermore, you will be a knowledgeable, trusted, and challenging financial advisor to stakeholders across all business areas. As part of this role you will assist in the co-ordination of the monthly rolling forecast for all business areas, and in the preparation of the consolidated position for Severn Trent Water and the Group. You will also be involved in the preparation of sections of the monthly financial STEC and Board report, ensuring that this is ready for management review.

About You

As either an ACCA, ACA, or CIMA qualified accountant, the successful candidate will have had previous experience in collaborating with various business areas to drive improvements in performance. You will also have experience of working as part of a team, and individually, in order to meet tight deadlines. In order to succeed in this role it is key that you are experienced in preparing high quality financial information, and presenting this in both a clear and understandable format. Understanding of key forecasting principles, and knowledge of Severn Trent Water's regulatory framework is desirable, however not essential to this role.

About Us

Severn Trent's 8 million customers know that whatever the weather, whenever they turn on their taps, we'll deliver high quality drinking water. Behind this 24-7 achievement is our strong Water team. They manage hundreds of river and reservoir systems, and 16 surface water treatment works to treat 1900 million litres of water every day, delivered through our 46,000 km network of water mains.

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Be part of the future of our company. In return, we offer some excellent rewards including 28 days holiday, Life Assurance, Pension with a company contribution of twice your personal contribution rate up to a maximum of 15%, Sharesave Scheme as well as Flexible benefits such as buying/selling holiday and discounted retail vouchers at competitive rates plus a performance reward scheme that lets you earn a great bonus if we do a truly awesome job meeting all our targets.