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.


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