Accountant, Nantwich, Cheshire

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Reaseheath CollegeNantwich, Cheshire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £27,432 – £31,505 per annum (A33 – A38)
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking for an accountant to join our Finance Department. The role offers the opportunity to develop and enhance existing skills, whilst assisting in delivery of the organisations mission and strategic objectives.

You must hold a professional accountancy qualification but the role would be suited to a newly qualified accountant who is looking to gain further experience in a supportive and diverse environment. Training on the College Finance system will be given but a working knowledge of Microsoft Office packages is essential. 

Key areas of focus of the role are:

o Monthly Management Accounts Production

o Control and other key Accounts – reconciliation and management

o VAT - and the statutory requirements

o Statutory Reporting, Lead Schedules – ability to compile accurate and fully referenced schedules to support financial reporting

o Monitoring multidepartment organisation budgets

The successful candidate should show accuracy and attention to detail along with the ability to plan and prioritise work to meet deadlines. 

Reaseheath College is one of the UK’s leading specialist land-based colleges with over 3000 full-time students and 800+ residential students in Further Education, Higher Education and Apprentices. The College has an annual turnover of £31M, employs 700 staff and is in the midst of a £30M development of the site. 

The College offers a great range of benefits including: CARE pension scheme, child care voucher scheme, free car parking, cycle to work scheme, on site gym membership available, free access to library and use of IT software at home.

For further information and to apply, please visit:

Closing Date: Midnight on Sunday, 19th November 2017.
Interview date: Monday, 27th November 2017.

Please note this role constitutes ‘regulated activity’ as defined by the Protection of Freedom Act 2012. The successful applicant will, therefore, be required to undertake an enhanced DBS with barred list of information prior to starting employment.

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More about Reaseheath College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Address: Reaseheath, Nantwich, Cheshire, CW5 6DF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1270 625131