Salary: Competitive plus car/allowance and bonus

Hours: 40 hours per week

Location: Warrington / Staffordshire (some travel to sites within Northwest England will be required)

When you see the world as we do, you see the chance to help the world take better care of its resources, and help it become a better place for everyone. It’s why we’re looking for someone who sees the world in a similar way to take up an exciting Management Accountant role to join our team based in and around the North West region, with some time each week at our offices in Warrington or Staffordshire.

Because of our responsibility when it comes to leading change, resourcing takes every single one of us, and this is how you can play your part. And if you’re a qualified accountant that enjoys getting out and about to meet stakeholders, this role will suit you perfectly.

It doesn’t matter if you’re looking to overhaul the industry, or just do a good day’s work. We know that everyone here at Veolia can help us work alongside our communities, look after the environment in small and big ways, and contribute towards our inclusive culture.

What will you be doing?

  • Producing accurate monthly management accounts for contracts within the role-holder’s remit and reporting results to Contract Managers, the Regional Financial Controller and the Regional Management.
  • To prepare forecasts and budgets in liaison with Contract Managers, supporting and advising as required.
  • Ensuring all contracts within the remit comply with company finance policies and procedures.
  • Completion of balance sheet reconciliations on a monthly basis and ensuring stringent controls are in place. Ensuring stocks (fuel, PPE) and assets (fleet, IT equipment) are correctly accounted for.
  • Overseeing and supporting the performance of general finance duties, including but not limited to sales invoicing, purchase order creation and monitoring key accounting systems for accuracy.
  • Developing operational and strategic plans, e.g. new services, in tandem with clients and the Contract and Regional Management.
  • Provide support to annual audit processes. Liaise with external auditors when any financial information is required for the contract.

What are we looking for?

  • A qualified ACCA or CIMA Accountant with experience in management accounting is essential, preferably experience within the Environmental services sector. Nearly or part qualified would be considered with relevant experience.
  • Multi-site account management is beneficial but not essential.
  • Experience in industrial/commercial management accounts preparation and reporting would also be advantageous.
  • IT literacy, including at least intermediate skills with Excel and Google Sheets are required, and any exposure to Workday and Adaptive Insights is also highly desirable.
  • Financial problem solving and analysis skills.
  • Organisational skills and the ability to work to strict deadlines.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Strong interpersonal skills are required to liaise confidently with other parts of the business
  • An individual with excellent communication and interpersonal skills to provide industry-leading customer service to all internal and external customers.

Our promise to you

Here at Veolia, we know that a genuinely good role goes both ways.

So alongside your salary, you’ll get 25 days of holiday alongside an extensive benefits package, which includes our market-leading pension and share scheme, and a range of employee discounts. Also to help you further, we provide mental health and financial support, so you can lean on us whenever you need to.

Apply today, so we can make a difference for generations to come.

Here at Veolia, we’re proud to be known as an equal opportunities employer. We know how important it is to be fully committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive place to work for every one of our colleagues. So no matter their age, gender, gender expression, disability, race, ethnicity, religion, belief, sexuality or veteran status, every applicant who meets the minimum requirements will be considered fully.

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