Financial Control (Anchor Hanover)
Up to £28.5k depending on experience
Job Title: Assistant Accountant – Financial Reporting
Contract Type: Fixed Term - 12 months
Hours: Full time, 37.5 hours
Anchor Hanover Group is the largest provider of specialist housing and care for people in later life in England, employing more than 9,000 people throughout England. We provide more than 60,000 homes for older people and are a trusted care provider with more than 100 care homes.
We know that quality services start with quality people. We work hard to be recognised as a leading employer and are committed to retaining and attracting the best in our industry.
At Anchor Hanover Group we believe in values. We are Accountable, Respectful, Courageous and Honest. We believe our people should be proud of the work they do making a difference to society and our customers.
About the role
You will assist the Financial Accountant in ensuring the integrity, accuracy and timeliness of all financial records.
You will assist with the preparation and delivery of statutory and regulatory reports, internal and external audits, and the Financial Statements within agreed timetables.
Alongside these duties, you will also:
- Carry out month end balance sheet reconciliations and assist with balance sheet reporting.
- Assist with the maintenance of strong financial controls.
- Processes journals and ensure that all accounting entries are supported by working papers for review and audit.
- Support and assist with cover across the wider Financial Reporting team to manage team absences and peak periods.
- Assist with liaising with auditors and regulatory bodies.
- Assist with the preparation and submission of regulatory returns
- Reconcile accounts and investigate differences.
You will be CCAB qualified or part qualified accountant actively studying towards a CCAB accounting qualification. You will have knowledge of financial reporting standards, strong financial control and knowledge of financial reporting. You will have a high degree of attention to detail coupled with the ability to see the bigger picture alongside strong technical skills financial reporting and control.
Hundreds of talented professionals with a range of specialist skills and experience based in our Bradford and London offices make up our Support Services. While we all do very different things, we work towards the same goal of improving the lives of the older people who live with us.
Anchor Hanover is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are proud to have an LGBT+ resident group, and also BAME, LGBT+ and Disabled colleague networks. These work closely with the organisation to celebrate diversity, address concerns, review policy and practice and empower their members. We recruit, train and promote without discrimination on the basis of race, religion, colour, sex or gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age or other protected status. One of our values is ‘respect’, therefore we do not accept harassment or discrimination from any colleague, resident or third party.
As England’s largest not-for-profit provider of care and housing for older people, we’re able to negotiate great deals and benefits for our people. Here are just a few of the things you’ll get when you work with Anchor.
Exclusive discounts on high-street shopping
20% off mobile phone contracts
Cashback on dental and medical expenses
Discounted Private Medical rates
Click here to find out more about our full benefits and wellbeing package (the link is https://ahbeingwell.co.uk/ )