Accountant

Recruiter
Guidant Group
Location
Birmingham
Salary
31100.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Nacro is a social justice charity. It helps vulnerable people to change their lives and to reach their full potential by addressing social exclusion, inequality of opportunity and deprivation. We design and deliver services that equip people with the skills, advice, attitude and support they need to move their lives on and to become part of their community. Our services cover education, housing, substance misuse treatment and the prevention of re-offending.

Nacro is seeking to employ an experienced Accountant in its Management Accounts team to deliver an outstanding financial reporting service to the business.

The Accountant will support the production of the monthly Management Accounts and the annual statutory accounts.

The successful candidate will participate and support the Senior Finance Manager/Financial Controller with the production of financial forecasts and annual budgets. They will also be working with Operational areas and Corporate Departments to drive rigorous financial performance leading to stronger financial sustainability and compliance with financial/relevant policies.

This role is newly created, working as part of a team directly managing two accounts staff.

The successful candidate will have:
* CCAB Accountancy qualification/finalist
* Experience of statutory accounting and developing processes to support the production of the annual accounts
* Substantial experience in coordinating/delivering timely and relevant management accounts
* A good knowledge of finance systems, reporting tools and budget setting
* Strong MS Excel to intermediate level or above gained through experience.
* Experience of managing staff would be an advantage

The advert closing date will be Wednesday 26th April at midnight. With interviews being held on 10th and 11th May.

Benefits offered
28 days a year annual leave with the ability to accrue 1 day of additional holiday for every year of service up to 5 years plus bank holidays; pro rata for part-time employees
Pension scheme
Season ticket loan
Working 35 hours per week, plus paid lunch break (40 hours in total); pro rata for part-time employees
As a committed Investor In People (IIP), continued professional development is central to our people and performance management activities. Our employees receive regular support with Personal Development Planning and have access to training and professional development opportunities.
Our Vision, Mission & Values
Our vision is a society in which communities are crime free, and people feel safe and supported to reach their aspirations. Our mission is to positively change lives, strengthen communities, enhance social inclusion, reduce crime and prevent offending behaviour. Our values are to be courageous, inspiring, reliable and focused on outcomes. We adhere to them across our services, which include education, housing, substance misuse treatment, the prevention of reoffending, and in our work to influence policy.

Equal Opportunities Statement
Nacro values the diverse nature of its staff and of those using its services, and is committed to ensuring that this is reflected in all its practices, policies and services.

Nacro's commitment to equity involves much more than equality of access and tackling discrimination - it requires the whole of Nacro to actively embrace and promote the benefits and opportunities that diversity brings to the organisation

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Guidant Group is committed to diversity and flexibility in the workplace. If you require any reasonable adjustments to support you during the application process, please mention this at any stage.