Operational Accountant

England, Warwickshire, Rugby
£40000 per annum + n/a
13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Bhavin Kotecha
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Full Time

The Permanent Division of Robert Half Finance and Accounting are currently working with a Transport & Logistics business in Crick who are looking for an Operational Accountant


The role of Operational Accountant in Crick:

  • Preparation of accurate, timely and user friendly financial and commercial information, including daily and weekly profit and loss reporting
  • Assist in enhancing the business unit internal financial controls and procedures and support effective implementation within the Business Unit team
  • Business Unit management accounting and reporting including completion and/or assistance in preparation of the monthly management accounts, annual budget and forecasts, interim and year-end financial accounts
  • Financial analysis and associated commentary to understand variances and work with operational managers to identify risks & opportunities to improve financial results
  • To liaise with other departments as required ensuring the reporting deadlines of the organisation are met
  • Management and monitoring of accounting processes, preparation and implementation of new and reviewed procedures
  • Continuous review of process as intended to enhance in terms of accuracy and timeliness
  • Input and analysis for commercial tender and rate-card proposals
  • Ad-hoc project work as required
  • Due to the nature of the role, which will support the business unit, division and broader organisation; there will be a need to support in a number of general, non-specific areas to maintain the success of the business


The right person for the role of Operational Accountant in Crick

  • Ensure staff are fully appraised in line with the business appraisal process and set SMART objectives
  • Ensure systems are in place to track and manage absence from work, including the scheduling of holidays
  • Monitor and manage your teams payroll expenditure to ensure its within budget
  • Manage the disciplinary process to ensure company procedures are followed

Salary & Benefits

The role of Operational Accountant in Crick: £40,000

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.