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Fixed Asset Accountant

  • Location

    Blackburn, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy, Commerce & Industry

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits

  • Consultant:

    Selina Weldon

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Due to a rapid period of growth, Sellick Partnership have been engaged to recruit a Senior Accountant for a £multi-billion turnover, global business on a permanent basis. Our client has projected an increase of more than double their turnover for 2019 and are now looking to strengthen the team with a Senior Accountant to join their expanding, dynamic fixed asset division. A market leader in the retail industry, this fast-paced, ambitious organisation are looking for the right candidate to start as soon as possible.

The overall responsibility of this Senior Accountant role is to be involved with all aspects of fixed asset accounting across the business, for an asset register worth over £1billion. This role would suit an ambitious, career-driven individual as there is a tangible option to progress into the senior management position in Fixed Asset team.

The Role:

* Responsible for accounting and reporting of fixed assets across a number of geographical regions

* Working with senior stakeholders and Group Fixed Assets Manager to produce CAPEX analysis for Commercial team and Board

* Correctly creating assets in SAP and ensure invoices are accurately booked

* Maintaining existing fixed asset registers and records

* Working with wider team to develop and maintain standardised Group controls

* Monitoring Group CAPEX spend and regular reporting to senior management to support effective decision making

* Support the Group Fixed Assets Manager and wider department with any acquisitions into the group

* Assisting with the management of junior members of the team

The Candidate:

The ideal candidate will be a bright and tenacious Senior Accountant with excellent attention to detail and strong analytical skills. They must have strong stakeholder communication skills, a willingness to learn and an eagerness to succeed. The ideal candidate will have experience working with SAP and will have worked within a management accounts position. Alternative applications from fully qualified, driven individuals may be considered.

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