Senior Accountant

Location
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire
Salary
£Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Contact
Luke Higgs
Job Title
Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Business Unit Accountant
VolkerWessels UK 

Hoddesdon

 £Competitive Salary + Benefits

 

VolkerWessels UK, a multi-disciplinary civil engineering and construction group providing integrated engineering solutions, is looking for a Senior Business Unit Accountant to join its team in Hoddesdon. The Senior Business Unit Accountant will report to the Group Financial Controller, and will support the VolkerHighways business unit. You will be responsible for managing the production of monthly management accounts and supporting the VolkerHighways commercial teams. This position comes with excellent benefits and opportunity for career progression.

Key responsibilities include:

  • supporting the Managing and Commercial Director in reporting, budgeting and forecasting
  • improving existing processes by challenging the business unit, ensuring financially robust results
  • producing the monthly management accounts and reporting to Group
  • producing year-end accounts and managing the audit 
  • monitoring and managing cash flow and working capital
  • managing and coaching staff and accountants for the business unit, including qualified accountants and trainees
  • working on ad hoc projects and analysis, as required

The successful Accountant should be an ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified accountant (or overseas equivalent) with proven business analysis skills and experience, driving improvement, benefits and change. The role requires strong leadership and team management skills, and the ability to produce and present high quality monthly reports at Group level.    

To apply for this role please click below and attach your Curriculum Vitae.