Job Reference: 182599
Type: Permanent
Location: Blackburn
Salary: £45,000
Qualification: ACA/ACCA

Reporting to the Divisional Financial Controller, the role encompasses month end close activities for several of the Group’s legal entities, the production of monthly management accounts and the maintenance of effective financial controls and processes.
-Key month end close activities include the accounting for payroll, lease costs, intangible assets, inventory, accruals and other payables, prepayments and other debtors, provisions, joint ventures and intercompany reconciliations.
Production of key month end reports (e.g. analysis of costs against budget).
Local statutory financial statement preparation and maintenance of local GAAP ledgers in SAP in addition to Group IFRS ledger.
Key audit contact for the divisional legal entities.
Provision of regional analysis and ad hoc information as required by the relevant Country Manager and Commercial Finance team.
Close liaison with the Divisional Financial Controller, Head of Shared Services and the relevant Country Team Leader in the transactional processing SSC team.

The ideal candidate will be ACA/ACCA qualified, or equivalent and committed to continuous
professional development. Candidates should have the ability to influence and drive change. Strong technical accounting skills and prior experience of SAP are highly desirable.