Financial Accountant

Ordnance Survey

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Job Description

About the Role

Undertake 18-month FTC primarily for BAU accountancy activities which supports the business reporting cycle, to enable the business to meet its financial targets.  Provide financial insight, support and challenge to the business.


Provides high level accountancy and tax support to the monthly, quarterly and year-end reporting and statutory compliance cycles
Supports the team to produce and analyse monthly financial results
Monitors and maintains controls and procedures to ensure compliance with legislation standards and statutory requirements
Provides advice to the business on the management of financial processes and reporting to ensure correct application of financial policies and procedures
Develops strong working relationships across the business
Undertakes short-term financial projects to support the business as required
Supports team members if required
Other ad hoc tasks as required
What we’re looking for:

Appropriate Accounting qualification (i.e. CIMA / ACA / ACCA qualified or equivalent qualification)
Knowledge of financial reporting systems such as SAP / Microsoft Dynamics
Experience of financial reporting and analysis of results
The Rewards

We want you to love what you do. That’s why our benefits package rewards a job well done. We’ll give you: 

Salary – up to £45k
Performance related bonus
Competitive pension
37 hour working week (with flexible working options)
25 days annual leave - bank holidays and an extra 3 over Christmas
Plus a suite of excellent additional benefits

If you have a disability we will try our best to make reasonable adjustments to remove any barriers to this post in the application / interview process due to a disability.