Management Accountant

Posted 03/06/2024 by Veolia

Remote job

Salary: Competitive per annum plus company bonus and Veolia benefits

Location: Flexible

When you see the world as we do, you see the chance to help the world take better care of its resources, and help it become a better place for everyone. It's why we're looking for someone who's just as committed as we are, to push for genuine change and bring our ambition of Ecological Transformation to life.

We know that everyone here at Veolia can help us work alongside our communities, look after the environment, and contribute to our inclusive culture.

What we can offer you;

  • Access to our company pension scheme
  • Discounts on everything from groceries to well known retailers
  • Access to a range of resources to support your physical, mental and financial health; so you can lean on us whenever you need to
  • 24 hour access to a virtual GP, 365 days a year, for you and family members in your household
  • One paid days leave every year to volunteer and support your community
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities, allowing you to reach your full potential

What you'll be doing;

  • Production of monthly management accounts and reports and monthly reconciliation of balance sheet items for mainly Total Waste Management and Energy accounts
  • Production of monthly consolidated forecast for area of responsibility
  • Attendance at finance and operational regional meetings e.g P&L and performance reviews, forecast reviews, and budget reviews
  • Control and monitor projects supporting the operational team
  • Assistance and coordination of information flow in respect of annual statutory audit
  • Assistance in the production of the 5-year rolling Financial Business Plan
  • Preparation of annual budget
  • Production of monthly invoices and assisting credit control when required in securing payments.
  • Produce financial analysis and propose actions to improve.
  • Processing accounting transactions
  • Track contracts' financial status and performance to identify areas for potential improvement
  • Maintain effective communication with commercial and operational colleagues, other parts of the business, clients and internal and external audit to sustain a high reputation
  • for financial governance
  • Stay up to date with technological advances and accounting software to be used for financial purposes
  • Understand and adhere to financial regulations and legislation
  • Will work closely with contract managers, senior accountants financial controller and administrators

What we're looking for;

  • This role would suit a Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) with good knowledge of accounting standards
  • Strong IT skills. Systems/Tools used include Workday, Microsoft Excel, and Google Suite
  • Able to understand, question, organise and challenge a range of financial data
  • Excellent interpersonal skills that establish and maintain excellent relationships and credibility quickly with key stakeholders and operational management
  • Through effective communication skills, presents ideas and information in a way that creates a climate in which others are informed and want to participate
  • Self-motivated and confident, capable of working independently
  • Highly organised with a diligent and acute attention to detail
  • Able to meet tight deadlines
  • Be proactive and flexible in their approach
  • Offer a high level of commitment
  • Contribute to a positive team atmosphere

What's next?

Apply today, so we can make a difference for generations to come.

We're proud to be listed in The Sunday Times Best Places to Work 2023, being named as a Top 10 Very Big Organisation and Highly Commended as a workplace for 55+.

This accolade further demonstrates our commitment to our people and our actions in creating an environment where everyone can be their true selves and enjoy working at Veolia.

We want to ensure that you feel supported throughout the application process and provide reasonable adjustments where necessary and requested. If you require any reasonable adjustments as part of your application and interview process please do not hesitate to let us know.

Here at Veolia, we're proud to be known as an equal opportunities employer. We know how important it is to be fully committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive place to work for every one of our colleagues. So no matter their age, gender, gender expression, disability, race, ethnicity, religion, belief, sexuality or veteran status, every applicant who meets the minimum requirements will be considered fully.

We know how important it is to be fully committed to building and maintaining a diverse and inclusive place to work for every one of our colleagues. We are committed to ensuring that all job applicants and members of staff are treated equally, without discrimination because of sex, gender, sexual orientation, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, gender reassignment, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability or age.

We therefore welcome and encourage all candidates who meet the minimum requirements to apply.

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