Divisional Accountant

Location
Flintshire
Salary
study
Posted
15 Feb 2019
Closes
01 Mar 2019
Ref
13992987/001
Contact
Martin Christian
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Part time

Page Personnel is working with a reputable manufacturing business based in Flintshire to recruit a finance graduate to join in a Divisional Accountant role.

Client Details

A global leader in a niche manufacturing sector with a multi billion pound turnover, this exciting business has an opportunity for a finance graduate to join in a Divisional Accountant role, created following an internal promotion. This will be the perfect environment for an ambitious candidate looking to kick start an accountancy career in a company that has a proven track record for progression and development.

Description

As Divisional Accountant, you will support the Divisional Finance Manager in preparing the monthly board packs and reporting and analysis, to be submitted to the group functions. Key duties include:

  • Reporting and consolidation including preparing and reporting on weekly sales data
  • Assisting in the production of monthly divisional management packs
  • Being the point of contact for all intercompany queries for the UK business
  • Working to tight deadlines to ensure all reporting requirements are met
  • Carrying out divisional reconciliations to ensure all monthly reporting data is consistent between local management and group management reporting
  • Control financial master data in SAP
  • Working on change and improvement projects as and when requested

Profile

The successful applicant must have the following skills and experience:

  • Graduate with a 1st or 2:1 classification in a relevant business/finance/economics/maths degree
  • Solid A Level results (min of 3 Bs ideally)
  • Proficient in the use of Excel and other Microsoft packages
  • Strong communication skills
  • Able to work to tight deadlines and as part of a team
  • Strong organisational and problem solving skills

Job Offer

You will receive a great package including:

  • Attractive starting salary of £21,000-23,000
  • Full study package
  • 24 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Pension scheme