Management Accountant

Posted 22 September 2023
Salary Competitive
Business Area Finance
Closing Date 12 October 2023
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Job description

Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package 

Purpose: Own and coordinate the accounting and financial transactions in relation to Herleva (our subsidiary responsible for maintenance services), including managing costs and invoicing and recovery of service charges to Registered Providers (RPs)

Responsible to: Group Financial Controller (dotted line into General Manager - Herleva)

Location and hours: Hybrid - Chesterfield/home based.  Some limited travel out to regions.  You will be able to work flexibly in this role.

Role Responsibilities 

  • Production of accurate and timely management accounts for Herleva Maintenance (Southern) Limited, a subsidiary of the ivolve Group
  • Relevant financial reporting – internally and to the RPs
  • Setting of budgets and monitoring performance against them
  • Monitoring of contractual agreements / responsibilities and related costs across agreements with RPs and ensuring that costs are recharged where appropriate
  • Reviewing and setting cost frameworks for service charges, ensuring cost recovery
  • Coordination with finance leads across the regions to ensure costs and income are recognised correctly 

The Ideal Candidate 

  • Knowledge and experience of working with or for Housing Associations / Registered Providers
  • Accountancy Qualification (ACCA, CIMA, ACA or equivalent)
  • Proficiency in financial systems and MS Excel
  • Good written and verbal communication and experience of managing and influencing stakeholders both internally and externally
  • Ability to work cross functionally with both finance and non-finance

How we will support you

We go beyond expectations for our colleagues as well as the people we support. Our reward package includes much more than pay, 5.6 weeks annual leave, flexible working hours and pension. Your birthday off with pay and there is a £300 refer a friend scheme too.