Business Support Accountant

Job reference: 001527

Location: Dover

Closing date: 02/12/2021

Salary: £37,557- £46,946 per annum

Employment type: Permanent

Department: Finance

Division: Finance

Hours per week: 37.5

We are P & O, with an enviable heritage, brand recognition and future investment there has never been a better time to join us.

The role

We are seeking a dynamic, high calibre qualified accountant to join our busy financial reporting team to provide first class management information to the P&O Ferries Business.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the overhead cost reporting, including but not limited to month end close, balance sheet reconciliations and board pack, with commentary.

You will also provide financial and management information to satisfy analytical requirements. You will contribute to board packs to communicate results and explain major variances through written commentary and management briefing.

There will be a great deal of communication with senior management in this role

We are currently working within a hybrid model with 3 days in the office and 2 days from home

The organisation

P&O Ferries is one of the best loved brands within the UK and we are considered a Superbrand. We have been providing a maritime service for the UK and beyond since 1837 and have been an integral part of British maritime history for almost two centuries.

We are now part of DP World whose vision of enabling global trade fits with our global vision for the 21st century. We are going through our biggest transformation in our history which includes building the most technologically advanced ships for the Dover Straits, welcoming customers who have never travelled by ferry before and huge technology leaps that will see us at the forefront of a technology revolution.

Our people are our most important asset and we are building a world class team from all over Europe and the world to help us thrive in the new normal. We have the backing of DP World with all of their tools and support alongside the freedom for you to be the best you can be.

The person

So what skills are we looking for?

- Qualified ACCA or ACMA accountant

- Excellent IT skills including advanced knowledge of Excel

- Ability to summarise and analyse complex financial and non- financial information

- Ability to identify and distil key and emerging issues and summarise at a high level

- Experience of working at a medium or large organisation ideally in an international environment.

If you are interested in this role please click on the link below to apply!


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