Commercial Assistant Accountant

Location
Farnham Castle
Salary
Competitive
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
18 May 2017
Ref
compass/TP/83355/31922/NN
Contact
Miss Natasha Nagra
Job Function
Revenue Management
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you seeking your next role within Finance that will enable you to develop your career within a commercially driven, fast paced FTSE 100 business? Would you relish the opportunity to join a fun and diverse organisation within a unique location? Our Eurest business is currently recruiting for a Commercial Assistant Accountant to join us on site at our contract with Farnham Castle.   

Eurest, part of Compass Group UK & Ireland, prides itself on leading the market in creating contemporary food service solutions for Business and Industry workplace clients. We bring great service and exceptional culinary creativity and flair to employee restaurants, delis, cafes and executive dining rooms; from the tea room to the board room and everything in between.

Main responsibilities

Working closely with the on-site General Manager and Regional Finance Manager, you will support the venue management team in understanding their financial performance; conducting analysis and producing budgets and forecasts alongside completing the month-end process.

This is a highly commercial role that will encompass you working closely with our client on-site, attending monthly client business reviews and working closely with the client FD and wider team to support with the provision of analysis, KPI reporting and offering insight into how to drive forward contract performance.

In return, you will have the opportunity to train and develop your skills and make the most of your career, inclusive of the offering of full study support in either CIMA or ACCA. We believe that our people are our business, so along with the tools and support you need to get to where you want to go, well make sure you have fun along the way. We are dedicated to creating a positive place where the best people want to work.  

Ideal candidate

To fit in with us, and for us to be right for you; you will be a high achiever of AAT/graduate calibre or have begun studying towards a professional qualification in either CIMA or ACCA. To be successful within this role, you will have gained experience in month end reporting, the budgeting process and will be confidently able to conduct financial analysis; experience ideally gained within the leisure/hospitality/contract catering industry. 

In addition to this, you will be a fantastic team player and an outstanding communicator who is confidently able to support senior managers. Finally, due to the varied nature of the role, this role is well suited to an individual who is flexible to support and therefore travel to other sites if required.

If you think this role is for you and would like to obtain further information regarding salary or role specifics prior to making an application, please contact me at natasha.nagra@compass-group.co.uk.