Location Accountant (with Study Support)

Expiring today

Competitive Salary
21 Sep 2017
19 Oct 2017
Ms Racheal Hill
Job Function
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you a finance professional seeking your next challenge? Do you have a passion for working within a fast paced and exciting FTSE 30 organisation that boasts over 18.5bn turnover last year? We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Location Accountant to join our Jockey Club team at Nottingham and Market Rasen racecourse.

Jockey Club Catering is a venture partnership between Jockey Club Racecourse, the UK’s leading racecourse and venues group, and Compass Group UK & Ireland, to provide top quality catering, hospitality and service at 15 racecourses nationwide inclusive of Nottingham and Market Rasen racecourses. As a Location Accountant you will play an integral role in managing the day-to-day accounting functions onsite.

Package description

Competitive Salary 

Main responsibilities

This is a fantastic opportunity for an individual who is seeking an operationally focused finance opportunity that enables you to drive improvements to our ways of working, within a role that pushes the norm of a 9-5. No two days will be the same within a fast paced, varied and exciting environment that will see you involved with every aspect of how the site runs as a business partner. 

As a Location Accountant at the Jockey Club, you will take responsibility for managing financial controls and implementing procedures and processes surrounding transactional processes, whilst supporting with the production of financial statements and budgets and forecasts. You will also be responsible for conducting a range of analysis, review and the provision of commentary on the financial performance of the contracts at Nottingham and Market Rasen racecourses.

In return, you will have the opportunity to train and develop your skills and make the most of your career alongside receiving full study support. 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 have experience managing a month-end process, alongside experience supporting with the production of P&L's, budgets and forecasts - experience ideally gained within the hospitality/leisure/sports/contract catering sectors. 

 In addition to this, you will be an outstanding communicator who is confidently able to support senior managers. Due to the varied nature of the role, this role is well suited to an individual who is flexible to maintain a presence during race days and who would thrive in an ever changing but rewarding environment.