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Location: Newcastle upon Tyne
Recruiter: The Instant Group
Date Advertised: 2022-06-24
The Instant Group are hiring!
Our purpose at The Instant Group is to help our clients to move their business forward faster! We are a workspace innovation company that rethinks workspace on behalf of our clients. Using our market leading data, we find, create, deliver, and manage bespoke workspace solutions. We put our customers’ business at the heart of the solution and specialise in injecting agility and flexibility to reduce cost and drive enterprise performance.
In 2022 The Instant Group merged with key digital assets of IWG. This exciting merger combines the digital know-how, content, technology, team experience and customer base and creates the definitive flexible workspace marketplace for workers, corporates and workspace owners. Our newly enhanced marketplace will serve more than 250,000 businesses in 175 countries, operating 24/7 through an integrated platform in more than 40 languages. This radically enlarged marketplace will provide data and market choice that will enable “work from anywhere” plans for multi-national companies through to sole employee start-ups. With more than 25,000 flexible workspace centres listed, the merger will offer the greatest access yet to the full extent of the flexible workspace market.
The Instant Group is a dynamic workplace with a culture of connectivity. We solve challenges and grasp opportunities together whilst supporting one another. Our common purpose glues the organisation together to ensure that everyone is pulling in the same direction with a truly client-centric focus. We are very proud of our differentiated client approach and exceptional people and are committed to offering a great place to build a career. As a result, we have won the ‘Best Places to work in Property’ award and are continuously featured in the ‘Sunday Times HSBC international Track 200’.
Who are we hiring for?
The Instant Group is looking for a Management Accountant to join our Finance team in Newcastle. Our purpose at Instant is to help our clients to move their business forward faster. We do this by partnering with businesses of all sizes and providing consulting services, tailor-made solutioning and subsequent delivery of workspace solutions that support a business’s current need and longer-term strategy.
As a member of the Finance Department, this role will work with key internal stakeholders across the organisation to provide rigorous financial challenge and guidance to optimise the performance of our organisation.
What will you be responsible for?
This role is responsible for analysing, reporting, and driving on the financial performance of the organisation, as well as driving improvements in reporting processes and quality and scope of financial information.
Responsibility for the month end process including full end to end P&L ownership and Balance Sheet analysis for a number of group entities
Providing monthly reporting to stakeholders in the business, providing insight and assisting with ongoing forecasting and business planning
Assisting with and inputting into the annual budgeting process
Work alongside AR and AP teams to ensure accurate and timely monthly reporting and ensuring internal deadlines are met
Identify, innovate, and implement improvements to management reporting. Making continuous improvements to processes to improve efficiencies and controls.
Responsibility for management and coaching of assistant management accountant
Be a key contact for Audit during on site field work
What are we looking for?
Qualified (ACA/ACCA), working in a dynamic finance team within a rapidly growing international business, where change is rapid, and deadlines are tight.
Experience of implementing and improving exceptional finance systems and processes is also required.
Technically strong with attention to detail and high-quality standards
Performance and improvement focused
Strong Excel and accounting system and process implementation & development
Informal, effective communications style at various levels across the organization
Initiative and hands-on attitude
Positive, resilient attitude
At The Instant Group, people are our number one priority alongside our clients. We are committed to encouraging diversity, equality and inclusion and providing equal opportunities in all aspects of employment. The aim is for our workforce to be truly representative of all sections of society and our customers, and for each employee to feel respected and able to give their best. As such, when hiring or promoting from within, we look for people with different experience from a wide variety of backgrounds and welcome all applications regardless of age, gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religion, disability status or any other dimensions of diversity.