ole: Fixed Assets Accountant
Location: Blackburn, BB1 2FA Office Based
Contract: Full-Time Hours / Permanent
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 dependent on experience & Bonus Scheme
What will my role look like?
Our Finance Fixed Assets team is growing and we have an exciting opportunity available for a Fixed Assets Accountant!
In this role you will be managing the Real Estate Finance service for the UK. Working with country accountants and analysts to primarily produce an accurate and timely fixed asset statutory note. This includes compliance to local GAAP accounting and IFRS group standards.
What would my main responsibilities be?
Reconcile and manage differences between FAR and Ledgers
Balance sheet review prep understand the substantial quantity of transactions been traded
Produce Entity and consolidated view for country financials
Produce reconciled Fixed Assets note whilst managing the country financials / accounts
Prep monthly Fixed Asset Registers and Reconciliation to trial balances at Country and entity level
Control and capitalise Assets under construction, liaising with Country Finance teams and Project Managers to clear aged items
Journals to capitalise expenditure
Running depreciation of fixed assets monthly
Prepare all ledgers and registers with backing for the year end audits
Answer audit queries and consolidate to FC
Execute the Improving and documenting internal controls
Ensuring adherence to IFRS accounting standards and statutory reporting requirements
Adhere to a month end process and ensure strict deadlines are achieved to support group reporting requirements
Work with country teams to reconcile differences at beginning of month end and throughout month end
Work with analysts to clear down AUC, create gaining profiles and lead reporting on trapped Capex
Enhance existing reporting and develop business capability and interpretation of key operational performance metrics
Responsibility for Assets under Construction and Useful Economic Life working with Group Data Manager to review and repair
Management of a team of part qualified analysts
Develop analysts within the team conducting granular balance sheet reviews
This list is not exhaustive and may be added to or amended from time to time.
Qualified Accountant ACA/ACCA/CIMA
Benefits & Rewards
EG Cares is our benefits & rewards scheme, its our way of saying thank you to our EG family in recognition of the continued support and commitment you deliver every day.
Competitive Annual Leave - We know our employees work hard so we offer competitive annual leave allowances so you can enjoy well deserved time off work!
Work Anniversary Awards We appreciate how loyal our employees are and to say thank you we reward colleagues when you hit milestones!
Employee Discounts - You will be entitled to 15% off our food-to-go brands and 10% off our retail stores, not only this our EG Cares platform entitles you to exclusive discounts at a variety of clothing / retail stores, restaurants, cinemas and much more!
Free Parking - We have free onsite parking at our Head Office in Blackburn which is safe and secure with 24hr CCTV!
Waterside Cafe With the opening of our new head office we are revolutionizing lunch time with a state of the art employee area for colleagues to relax, dine and unwind. In house Chefs will freshly prepare meals from a large menu incorporating a variety of different cuisines which will change daily, and meals will be provided at incredibly low prices!
Employee Assistance Programme Telephone counselling and confidential support for personal / legal / medical / health and wellbeing issues is now available 24/7 for our employees through our EG Cares Employee Assistance Programme!
Life Assurance At EG Group, we believe employees can be their best when they feel supported and have benefit plans that give them security and peace of mind!
Learning & Development - We are committed to helping you develop new skills to be the best version of you!
Our People - You will work alongside our amazing employees, have fun and be a part of our family!
Free Eye Test - As a valued EG Employee you will be eligible to receive a free eye examination every two years!
Progression & Career Opportunities We look to promote and progress our employees within the business and we are very passionate about internal progression! As the business expands it opens new opportunities for growth the opportunities really are endless with Euro Garages
Compassionate Leave We care about our employees and offer 3 days paid compassionate leave
Who are EG Group?
We are leading global independent fuel station and convenience retail operator with operations at over 5,600 sites across Continental Europe, the United Kingdom, North America and Australia.
The group has enjoyed significant growth, with 2020 revenues exceeding $21bn as well as serving over one billion customers annually. Dedicated to serving the convenience needs of todays busy consumer, whether it is Grocery & Merchandise, Foodservice or Fuel, we have a global network of accessible sites where customers can stop and shop. Through our strong brand partnerships, customers can access various offerings across our network, including brands such as LEON, Cooplands, Starbucks, KFC, Subway, Greggs, SPAR, and Burger King.
Please note, the successful applicant will be subject to a completed DBS check which will be funded by EG Group.