Account Associate Job In Coventry

Account Associate


  • £150 - £200 per day
  • Posted: 14/08/2019
  • Coventry
  • Job Ref: 191103315
  • Temporary

Job Details

We are currently recruiting a Account Associate for one of the largest Utility companies in the West Midlands


Account Associate - Role objective

The role will support the Management Accounting Lead Accountant in delivering world class performance in management accounting and reporting capabilities


Account Associate -
 
Key accountabilities

  • Support the Mgt. Acct. Lead Accountant in delivering performance consistent with objectives
  • Produce the detailed figures for cost (Opex and Capex) and income that are used in the monthly and annual accounts
  • Identify, investigate and report on variances against budgeted & forecasted Opex and Income numbers
  • Provide support to line managers and other stakeholders involved in the cost processes
  • Provide support for Budget/forecast process to deliver timely & complete data
  • Analyse critical balance sheet areas such as Accruals and GRIR
  • Produce accurately and timely analysis of costs for Tax & Other Statutory purposes

Account Associate - Experience:

  • Experience of dealing with a high volume of transactions, a number of which can be complex, and the incumbent must be able to appreciate the causes and effects of movements in these figures
  • Experience working on their own initiative to perform initial analysis before escalating, and then supporting the team leader in ensuring that the problem is resolved in a timely manner
  • Experience of working in an Accounts department
  • Experience of using SAP is desirable

Qualifications:
  • The applicant should have started their studies towards becoming a part-qualified accountant, and an awareness of financial control, international financial reporting standards (IFRS) and regulatory accounting requirements would be advantageous 

Account Associate 
Additional information:
Duration: 
3 months
Day rate: £150 - £200/day
Location: Coventry

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