Senior Management Accountant

St Gobain Building Distribution Ltd
Coventry, West Midlands
£36000 - £40000 per annum
18 Aug 2019
13 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Management Accountant

(ACCA / CIMA Fully Qualified)

Location: Binley, Warwickshire - Salary: £36k-£40k

Saint-Gobain has been certified Top Employer Europe and Top Employer Global for the fourth year in a row, only one of 10 companies worldwide to receive this certification.

We are now on the lookout for a highly motivated Senior Management Accountant to maintain effective control over the Company's financial reporting systems and procedures to enable the production of accurate, timely and relevant management information, ensuring compliance with all statutory requirements and internal policies.

Some of your responsibilities as Senior Management Accountant will include:
  • Maintain responsibility for the completion, content and accuracy of key Balance Sheet reconciliations.
  • Develop and maintain financial controls within the Kerridge Financial system to ensure disciplines are adhered to and safeguard the assets of the Company.
  • Support Financial Reporting Manager in improvement of internal controls and process.
  • Ensure adherence to reporting requirements and deadlines set by Group on 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.
  • Prepare, review and consolidate VAT returns.
  • Review and submission of Intrastat & EC Sales reports.
  • Review and submission of the PSA tax analysis.
  • Manage two direct reports.

Experience Required:
  • Fully ACCA / CIMA qualified.
  • IT / PC literate, particularly Microsoft Excel & Office.
  • Previous experience of managing a team.
  • Have strong stakeholder management and communication skills.

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. Does this sound like you?

What will I get in return?

As part of the wider Saint-Gobain group, we are able to offer a competitive starting salary and benefits package. In addition, you will have access to a career without boundaries - this could see you progressing within SGBD or in one of the other 30+ businesses in the UK.

Progression in Saint-Gobain isn't always upwards; talented employees also move into new and exciting functions or indeed overseas, to one of the 67 countries in which we operate. The one thing you can be sure of is that you can have an exciting and varied career at Saint-Gobain, where only you set the boundaries to your success.

What do I need to do now?

We would love to hear from you! In order to find out more and apply, please click below to register and submit your CV on our careers site. We will be in touch with you after your application to tell you about the next stages.

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.

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