Senior Accountant - Reporting, Forecasting, Team Leadership Posted Sep 15
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited , Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
 
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Our leading blue chip client are looking for a Senior Accountant/Accounting, Forecasting and Reporting Manager to join their team in Milton Keynes.

The role will involve leading the accounting process to drive and execute standard period-end transactions and journals in the core finance system, working together with the business to drive completion of accurate and representative financial statements, leading the development of standardised reporting & insight for Business Partnering teams, communication and explanation of period-end results to the agreed deadlines and standards to senior management, production of agreed standardised reporting to Business Partnering teams across reporting timelines, leading external audit preparation.

Experience:

Qualified Finance Professional Strong technical accounting experience Drivers of business performance and the levers available to impact performance Strong analytical skills, Excel & Access skills and attention to detail Ability to operate and influence effectively at a senior finance level Assertive, challenging and confident with strong inter-personal skills Experience of working with and presenting analytical results to Non-Finance users Strong coaching and team leadership skills Track record of driving through change

3 month rolling contract, however likelihood of being long term and possibly permanent if interested.

Employment Type: Contract
Duration: 3 months rolling
Other Pay Info: NEG

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