Business Accountant

  • Location

    Warwick, Warwickshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alexandra Douthwaite

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Consultant:

    Alexandra Douthwaite

Are you an analytical accountant with strong stakeholder management skills? Does offering insightful commentary to drive business performance forward sound like your dream role?

Gleeson Recruitment Group are excited to be supporting a national household name business looking to add a Business Accountant into their team based in Warwick. This is a rare opportunity for an engaging part qualified or finalist (ACCA, ACA, CIMA) accountant looking to fast-track their career as a business partner and add true value into the brand. Individuals can expect a salary between £35,000 - £40,000 plus fantastic benefits and study support, alongside hybrid working and unrivalled development.

The successful Business Accountant will have the opportunity to develop their stakeholder management experience, with exposure to senior financial and non-financial managers. You will be proactive and posses the ability to challenge and report on financial and operational data, enabling the team to make informed decisions. This is an exciting opportunity to have your voice heard and be a driver behind sensible financial and operational decisions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Business partner with operational and finance stakeholders
  • Analyse, report and communicate financial performance to support KPI's and metrics
  • Provide financial support and analysis, without being afraid to challenge the business to drive sensible decisions
  • Provide key stakeholders (financial and non-financial) with management information
  • Work independently with the wider business to support budgets and forecasts
  • Identify and implement improvements to processes and controls
  • Prepare and review financial statements and reports
  • Review the variances to budget and forecasts and proactively add commentary for the relevant teams
  • Participate in cross finance and business initiatives to drive value
  • Produce and communicate KPI information with non-finance colleagues on a monthly basis

A bit about you:

  • Part qualified, finalist or newly qualified in ACCA, ACA or CIMA
  • Thorough understanding of management accounting, analysis and reporting
  • SAP experience would be beneficial
  • Experience in producing budgets and forecasts, with added commentary
  • Be inquisitive with great initiative and the drive to get involved
  • Have the confidence and ability to challenge the status quo and continually seek improvements to processes
  • Demonstrate strong teamwork skills and confidence in your approach to work



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