Operations Accountant - Exclusively Registered with Pratap Partnership

03 August 20222022-08-03
Wakefield, West Yorkshire


Operations Accountant - Wakefield - with hybrid working pattern. 

Working within the fast moving telecoms industry where change is constant and the sector ‘complex’ there is a need for a proven accountant to join this PE backed business in Wakefield. The role will involve business partnering with a specified strategic business unit to provide timely, insightful, accurate and commercial analysis and day to day financial support. Support the preparation of monthly management accounts for the strategic business unit, having the responsibility of ensuring all reported costs are controlled and managed to budget and all revenue are maximized as well as preparation of detailed monthly presentation for review with senior team including a commentary in coordination with programme directors and project managers. 

On a day to day basis key requirements will involve: 

Detailed monthly project reviews ensuring that all sites are reviewed and exceptions to expected results are investigated, ensure accurate reporting of the project costs, identifying areas of concern and reporting on the actions required to remedy.

Actively manage the levels of working capital that the strategic business unit is carrying, with a view to shortening the time to cash.

Proactively challenge existing processes to ensure best practice and alignment with other strategic business units.

Assist in the production of annual budgets and monthly rolling forecasts

Undertake analysis to help identify opportunities for growth and development.

Key requirements:

Qualifications: ACA/ACCA/CIMA (qualified or part qualified) or QBE

An ambitious, energetic accountant with excellent analytical skills and attention to detail

High  commercial  acumen,  that  will  allow  them  to  challenge  current practice and affect change within the business

Experience managing high volume based projects.

Pratap Partnership are handling this superb opportunity on an exclusive basis and keen to speak with enthusiastic and highly motivated qualified accountants looking for the opportunity to work in a role with a high level autonomy and the support of a fantastic CFO. 

The business are paying a very competitive salary and benefit package as well as a hybrid working scheme. Please contact Amanda O'Neill for further details.