Senior Capital Accountant - 6 month Contract

Job Title: Senior Capital Accountant - 6 month Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + 6 month contract
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3521816_1549011689
Contact Name: Neil Rutherford
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 01, 2019 09:01

Job Description

Senior Capital Accountant - 6 months fixed term contract plus benefits

Our client, a leading Nonprofit organisation based in Reading, are recruiting for a Senior Capital Accountant on a 6 month fixed term contract. There is potential for longer or maybe even temp to perm.

This is a varied and interesting role, with a mix of fixed asset accounting and financial business partnering.

Key requirements:

  • To provide timely and accurate processing of all assets maintenance transactions, Balance sheet reconciliations and regular reconciliations between Finance system and the Asset Management system.
  • To prepare management accounts reports, quarterly forecast and annual budget for all assets maintenance related transactions including revenue, capital and overheads spend.
  • To contribute to asset related regulatory, governmental returns and statistical returns.
  • To monitor Value for Money efficiencies against targets and report savings accurately.
  • To provide a high quality Finance business partnering service to the Asset Management team, Customer Contact, Asset Support, Document Services & Compliance. This will include providing financial advice and support to the departmental management teams and budget holders and to be a first point of contact in Finance for all asset maintenance budget holders.
  • To build effective working relationship, seek regular feedback on the service provided by the team and initiate and develop solutions to satisfy changing needs of customers.

Experience and skills required:

  • Commercial acumen including commitment to value for money.
  • Accounting qualification or equivalent experience including current knowledge of FRS102 and associated standards
  • Strong communication and influencing skills to include experience of change management.
  • Project Management skills and experience of process changes and implementation
  • Excellent business partnering skills and customer service approach
  • Strong analytical and reporting skills to influence the decision making process at both operational and strategic level.

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