Reference : 576429

Assistant Management Accountant

  • Finance
  • United Kingdom
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 02/10/2020

Additional description

Assistant Management Accountant

Competitive Salary – Based in Coventry, Warwickshire

Saint-Gobain - Winners of ‘TOP EMPLOYER UK AND GLOBAL' (2016-2020)

Saint-Gobain has been certified Top Employer UK and Top Employer Global for the fifth year in a row, only one of 10 companies worldwide to receive this certification. We are now on the lookout for a highly motivated Assistant Management Accountant to join the team at our Coventry offices.

The Assistant Management Accountant will report directly to the Senior Management Accountant and help maintain effective control over the company’s financial reporting systems and procedures to enable the production of accurate and relevant management information.

As an Assistant Management Account with Saint-Gobain, you will:

  • Maintain responsibility for the completion, content and accuracy of key Balance Sheet reconciliations.
  • Manage key cost lines in the P&L account for all Business Units served by the SSC.
  • Assist with the production of monthly PSA (PAYE Settlement Agreement) tax analysis reporting, including analysis for VAT and Corporation tax calculations.
  • Develop and maintain financial controls for business units within and outside of the Kerridge Financial system to ensure disciplines are adhered to and assets of the Company are safeguarded.
  • Support the Financial Reporting Manager in improvement of internal controls and processes.
  • Ensure adherence to reporting requirements and deadlines set by the Group on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis.
  • Support the Chief Accountant in all matters relating to the preparation, provision and resolution of queries relating to the statutory audit of the company’s financial records.
  • Fully participate in both interim & final audit and annual budget process in supporting the Business Units.

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working; we innovate, we collaborate, we’re agile, we act with entrepreneurial spirit, and we’re supportive of and close to our customers.

Skills, Experience & Qualifications Required:

  • Part Qualified (ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW)
  • Good Business acumen and commercial awareness
  • Flexible, analytical and methodical approach in problem solving, able to manage ever-changing workloads and priorities – ability for multi-tasking.
  • Self-motivated and ability to work on own initiative towards business improvement.
  • IT / PC literate essential, particularly Microsoft Excel & Office.
  • Ability to communicate comfortably with all levels of staff & management in the company and build relationships with non-financial people.
  • High personal standards towards delivery of information to the highest standards of quality.

Does this sound like you?Then we may just be the right fit for each other!

We also offer some fantastic benefits, including:

  • 31 days’ holidays (including bank holidays) – increasing to 33 with service.
  • Pension scheme available with up to 6% company contribution.
  • Life Assurance – 2 x salary / 4 x salary in pension scheme.
  • Tax free share plan.
  • FREE on-site car parking
  • Fresh hot and cold refreshments and fruit delivery
  • Saint Gobain “Bubble” – online discounts at hundreds of high street stores, flexible holiday scheme, Cycle to Work scheme, etc.

If you’re up for a new challenge, apply online today!

Saint-Gobain encourage and welcome diverse applications AND ARE COMMITTED TO SUCCESS THROUGH OUR DIVERSE COLLEAGUE COMMUNITY. We’re committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of ethnicity, colour, race, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, neurodiversity, taste in music, fashion sense or any other characteristic that makes you unique. If you have a disability or special need that requires support or adjustments to working or interview arrangements, please let us know.

On occasion we need to close advertisements earlier than expected, we therefore strongly encourage you to make your application promptly to avoid disappointment.

AGENCY? Please note that we have our own recruitment marketing and search functions alongside an already agreed set of agency partners and will not accept any third party CV’s/Applications from anyone unless invited to do so. Saint-Gobain accepts no responsibility for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

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