Accountant (Housing, Building & Construction)

GBR Recruitment Limited
Loughborough, UK
Closing date
26 Sep 2020

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GBR Recruitment are working in partnership with a leading new home development / building company based in the East Midlands recruiting for an experienced Accountant (CIMA or ACCA FQ or final exam) to join the accounts / finance team.

This is a key role within the business proactively managing the accounts team (accounts clerks / purchase ledger clerks & an assistant accountant) supporting the Finance Manager in producing accurate management accounts.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a people centric business that offers real career development opportunities in a fun fast paced environment.


* Reconciling WIP (Work in Progress) Accounts

* Producing monthly margin reports per house plot as well as reconciling management accounts

* Preparing and processing monthly prepayments, accruals and journals

* Reconciling balance sheet control accounts

* Analysing overhead costs and reviewing against set budgets and discussing it with the budget holders

* Posting cashbook and reconciling to nominal/ bank statements

* Processing house sales, allocating cash & reconciling control accounts

* Leading purchase/sale/cashbook ledgers

* Day to day management of the accounts team, including appraisals, absence management, employee relations and recruitment of new members

* Processing business expense / mileage claims

* Processing credit card expenditure & reconcile to control accounts

* Assist in the year end processes, auditing & budgeting

* Understanding and improving accounting / finance controls and procedures

Experience & Skills Required:

* Qualified to ACCA/CIMA or in their final stage exams

* Experience in an Accountancy/ Financial role, ideally within a new build developer, surveying, building or construction business or similar

* Self-motivated, can work independently, as well as team player

* Computer-literate with strong excel skills

* Strong organisational skills and problem-solving ability

* Experience of using Microsoft NAV is benefitial

Interviews to take place immediately for the right calibre of candidate, with an immediate start for the right person

Commutable from: Nottingham, Leicester, Derby, Coventry, Hinckley, Nuneaton, Coalville, Loughborough, Rugby, Daventry, Market Harborough & surrounding areas close to these
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