Yorkshire and Humberside
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Reference #: 126901
About the role:
A fantastic opportunity has become available for a qualified Accountant to join a FTSE 100 business in North Yorkshire. You will be reporting to the Finance Manager and will be responsible for operating the controls function for Wolseley UK and its subsidiaries. There are exciting opportunities in financial control compliance to drive process improvement, as well as managing the control testing and reporting for the UK business cluster.
This role will have regular interaction with the plc team, subsidiaries, branches, project teams and Business Partners offering wide scope for business interaction.
Wolseley is a FTSE100 Company and the world’s largest trade distributor of plumbing and heating products and a leading supplier of building materials. In 2016 Wolseley UK announced a major programme to transform the way it serves its customers following a wide-ranging review of its plumbing and heating operations resulting in a £100m investment in the business.
Wolseley UK also invests heavily in people through a company-wide training structure focused on developing core skills, and offers an award-winning pension and rewards package.
You will have:
You will be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with good people and communication skills, perhaps with some previous experience working in a fast paced environment that operates to tight timescales. You are likely to have some strong analytical abilities and good systems experience. You will be responsible for the line management of the Controls Accountant including scheduling the work for the controls team and undertaking performance reviews with support from the Finance Manager. Previous experience of supervising or managing a team is desirable.
This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking for a company who values their employees and has a proven track record of promoting from within. We actively promote further learning, development and career opportunities. We offer a 40 hour working week, Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5.30pm, 23 days Holiday + Bank holiday, bonus scheme, free parking on site and a fantastic pension scheme.