Britannia Hotels

Group Accountant - Head Office - Greater Manchester

Altrincham, Greater Manchester
Competitive Salary
11 Oct 2016
07 Nov 2016
Job Type
Full Time

Role Title: Group Accountant

Reporting to: Finance Director  

Role Objective

The privately owned Britannia Hotel group (currently 51 hotels throughout the UK) with a Head Office based in Hale, Cheshire, are looking to recruit a Group Accountant, reporting to the Finance Director. This is a fantastic opportunity to join this established, forward thinking company.                                                                                                                                                                           

Main Responsibilities including but not limited to

  • Manage Quarterly Management Accounts and Year End Statutory Accounts
  • Develop a strong culture of ownership and accountability for monthly balance sheet reconciliations within your team
  • Produce all consolidation accounts
  • Lead internal and external auditors and audit processes
  • Manage the process of iXBRL tagging of the financial statements
  • The source of IFRS technical accounting expertise
  • Staff management, including team development
  • Create and develop reporting and analysis processes as required
  • Any ad hoc projects as required

Person Specification

  • You are a qualified (preferably ACA, although ACCA/CIMA qualified professionals will also be considered) accountant, with advanced technical ability.
  • You must be self-motivated and commercially aware
  • You must have excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Demonstrate attention to detail and have a methodical and organised approach to work

Employee Benefits

  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays per annum
  • Discounted weekend breaks
  • Regular Appraisals
  • Pension Scheme
  • Meals on duty

Britannia Hotels are an Equal Opportunities employer and applicants from non-EEC countries will require work permits or permission to work issued by the Home Office.