Hanson is one of the UK's largest suppliers of construction materials, employing over 3,500 people and operating around 300 manufacturing plants and is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, which has leading global positions in aggregates, cement and concrete. The materials and products we make underpin our communities and are used in some of the country's most innovative and iconic structures.
We are seeking a part qualified Financial Accountant to join our finance team in Chipping Sodbury, near Bristol.
Supporting the Senior Financial Accountant, you will deliver a timely and reliable service in the preparation of statutory accounts as well as provide responses to auditor queries and actions relating to internal controls and VAT returns.
Applicants will be expected to provide accurate reporting and analysis via the Comet accounting system and will be responsible for co-ordinating balance sheet reconciliations and managing defined sections of the balance sheet log, plus completing full reconciliations of balance sheet accounts. The role also includes working with members of the Shared Service Centre to close internal control actions.
The successful candidate will have excellent communications skills and proven ability to work independently and as part of a close-knit team. With technical accounting knowledge and strong attention to detail, you will also have previous experience working in an accounting environment and using complex accounting systems.
Our remuneration package includes a salary of up to £38k and a range of benefits including 27 days holiday, a contributory pension scheme and an employee discount scheme plus on-going training and development opportunities to help further your career.