Management Accountant - Preston
Fantastic opportunity for a talented Management Accountant to join our Utilities Finance team.
Amey are the people behind the public services you use every day – from roads, railways and schools to refuse management, airports or the energy and water you use in your home; nearly every person in the UK will touch, see and benefit from at least one Amey service each day.
We provide a range of professional, civil engineering, construction and maintenance services across the utilities sector into clients such as United Utilities, Severn Trent, Scottish Power and National Grid. Managing and delivering big project solutions as well as repair and maintenance activities, Amey are a renowned, respected and innovative tier 1 supplier across the industry.
What is the purpose of this role?
An exciting opportunity has arisen as we look to further strengthen our finance team to support our capital projects businesses across the United Kingdom.
We are looking to appoint a talented and ambitious Management Accountant, to join our Utilities Finance team based in Preston, Lancashire. This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly motivated and ambitious individual to join a dynamic and forward thinking Finance team.
Reporting to the Finance Manager you will ensure delivery of a reliable Management accounting service to the business to a consistently high quality, ensuring all internal and external accounting and reporting requirements are delivered to a high standard and in accordance to reporting timescales, whilst ensuring support of all efficiency activities.
What are we looking for?
ACA / ACCA / CIMA part qualified or qualified by experience
Previous Management Accountancy experience in a similar environment.
Experience of outsourced project based industries, or construction preferable
Strong IT skills including good knowledge of SAP, Excel and Business forecasting tools (ie BPC)
Good knowledge of accounting practices, statutory regulations and reporting requirements including experience of forecasting / budgeting
Profit centre reporting and variance analysis experience
Experience working to tight deadlines whilst maintaining a high degree of quality and detail
Experience working with multiple stakeholders and internal support functions
Experience working within a team environment with some direct or indirect staff supervisory experience preferred
Fundamental to living our core values is having great people in our business. That's why we believe that Amey is only as great as the people we employ. We place great value on our people and the contribution they make to our business, that’s why we aim to offer a competitive benefits package to all our employees.
Working for Amey you will receive a competitive salary and will be able to join our contributory pension scheme. In addition, you will be entitled to Company sponsored life assurance and a generous holiday entitlement. You will also be invited to join Amey Choices which offers a range of flexible benefit options and offers additional benefits available throughout the year.
Amey is an equal opportunities employer.