Your new company
I am working exclusively with a registered Social Housing Provider in the North Manchester area, which is looking to recruit a fixed term principal accountant. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an award winning employer that is offering great opportunities for career progression and a varied workload within a medium sized finance division.
Your new role
You will work alongside other principal accountants to ensure that team targets and objectives are met. This is a front facing role therefore, communication skills are key as you will be working alongside and providing support to a number of different budget holders. The core responsibilities include, monitoring and forecasting of revenue & capital budgets, accurate preparation and reconciliation of balances for production of final accounts as well management accounting responsibilities.
What you will need to succeed
You will be a qualified accountant (CCAB or equivalent) with previous experience of financial and management accounting, ideally within a Housing Association or Public Sector environment. You will have good communication skills and sound technical accounting skills, the ability to prepare budget estimates and meeting deadlines.
What you will get in return
The finance department is committed to the development of staff and as such training opportunities are encouraged. This is an excellent opportunity to join an award winning and outstanding organisation in the North Manchester area which has the potential to offer clear career progression, a competitive salary and excellent benefits.