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R2R Accountant

Job Description

Job Description

Are you looking to make a step-change in your accountancy career and looking to manage a large team in one of the largest shared services in Yorkshire? Are you passionate about building and developing others? Do you want a real opportunity to own, manage and influence the improvement of Asda's financial control?

You will lead and develop your team of up to 4 Qual & Part Quals through a variety of responsibilities throughout the month, (No one day is the same) supporting key business activities (balance sheet reconciliations, journal postings and validating supplier income)

You will drive continuous improvement throughout your area and the wider business; you will review and, where necessary, re-engineer processes to ensure compliance with accounting policies and to meet the needs of your customers. You will identify and lead on opportunities where technology can deliver process efficiency and improve the quality of the service that your team provides.

Your Role

The R2R team is responsible for delivering transactional accounting processes and financial controls in a complete, accurate and timely manner. You will have a varied role across the month but with a particular focus on the delivery of a high-quality month-end close. This includes assisting in the preparation of ASDA's monthly financial statements in accordance with accounting standards, group accounting policies and procedures.

Candidate Description

  • You will be a qualified/part qualified accountant, (CIMA, ACCA, ACA we would consider AAT)

  • You will be able to effectively prioritise your workload to meet deadlines, particularly over the month-end close

  • You will have a logical approach to managing data and continuous improvement, with an understanding of the relevant technologies (Alteryx/SAP experience advantageous)

  • You will be confident and pro-active, able to balance strong customer focus with the need to challenge

Application Description

Asda House - Leeds Asda House, Great Wilson Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, LS11 5AD Loading…