Senior Financial Accountant

  • Job Reference: R17088
  • Date Posted: 20 June 2022
  • Employer: Anglian Water
  • Location: Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £55,000
  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 9 months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Circa £55,000 per annum, dependent on skills and experience

9 months Fixed-Term contract & Full time (37 hours per week)

Huntingdon and Homeworking

Anglian Water offers a flexible approach, this role offers you the flexibility to work from home and from an Anglian Water office. Your base location will be Lancaster House in Huntingdon.

Preparing for our Future

We have an excellent opportunity for a Senior Financial Accountant to join our team and provide effective financial management and control to the Water Services area of the business. You'll be responsible for the preparation of monthly financial results for Water Services, working closely with the Business Partnering and Financial Planning & Analysis Teams to ensure results are reported accurately.

This exciting role will see the successful candidate play an active role in the preparation and compilation of financial reports required to enable Anglian Water to meet its statutory & regulatory obligations. You will also support the provision of Regulatory financial reporting for Water Services and lead the changes to meet our future regulatory financial reporting obligations and aspirations.

What does it take to be a Senior Financial Accountant?

  • A fully qualified accountant

  • Extensive Management Accounting experience.

  • A strong understanding and application of modern management accounting techniques

  • Have a sound understanding of Regulatory reporting requirements and the relationship between financial and non-financial information

  • Hold excellent business acumen, analytical skills, and IT skills (Excel, Word & SAP)

Opportunities are open to all suitably qualified candidates.

As a valued employee, you'll be entitled to:

  • Personal private health care

  • 26 days annual leave (pro-rata) + Bank Holidays, with the option to swap Christmas and Easter holidays for those celebrated by your religion

  • Flexible working

  • Competitive pension scheme - Anglian Water double-matches your contributions up to 6%

  • Bonus scheme

  • Flexible benefits to support your wellbeing and lifestyle.

Closing date: Sunday 3rd July