Accountant

Job Description

Are you seeking your next role within Finance that will enable you to develop your career within a commercially driven, fast paced FTSE 30 business? Would you relish the opportunity to join a fun and diverse organisation within a unique, world renowned location? If so, we have a brilliant opportunity for a Location Accountant to join us here at Jockey Club Catering in the South West.

What we'll give:

Accountant

  • £24,000 per annum plus study support
  • 40 hours per week
  • Compass exclusive offers on PerksAtWork
  • Access to a wide range of programs to train and develop you
  • Pension contribution
More about the role:

Main Responsibilities:

During your time as a Location Accountant, you will support the venue management team in understanding their financial performance; whilst subsequently driving contract performance and monitoring change.  You will be responsible for:

Preparing information for accurate P&Ls pre and post events including profiling, attendance and SPH assumptions

Assisting in the accurate & timely Weekly, Monthly and Rolling Forecasts and annual budgeting/forecasting process

Ensuring completion of financial statements

Overseeing budgets, forecasts and providing analysis surrounding contract performance

Attending regular reviews, acting as a business partner in relation to the provision of reporting and management information

Working closely with General Manager and Head of Departments to ensure full awareness of all financial drivers in the business

Assisting in improving Working Capital including debt management, stock & cash control

Clear and concise internal reporting and preparation for business reviews

Be the pro-active link between venue and head office teams to ensure all month end and general finance processes are working as well as required

Who you are:

You will ideally be AAT qualified and/or working towards a professional qualification in ACCA/CIMA/ACA (QBE is also acceptable). You will possess good financial and commercial acumen with the following skills:

Experience in a financial role within a similar industry

Ability to analyse and evaluate information in a clear and concise way

Excellent communication skills - ability to communicate oral and written information concisely and logically

Strong numerical and analytical skills with a close attention to detail

Who we are:

Levy UK is the name behind legendary experiences and powerful partnerships with the UK's most iconic and unique venues: from stadiums, conference centres, museums and galleries to heritage sites and performing arenas. With good, honest food at heart and service in our soul, we live and breathe hospitality and are proud to be working with these fantastic venues!