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Financial Controller SELCHP (108487)

Posted: 8 Nov 2019 Closes: 21 Jan 2020
Lewisham Competitive Salary plus Veolia benefits *listed below
Variable 108487

Financial Controller SELCHP-108487


Job Title -  Financial Controller SELCHP

Salary - Competitive Salary plus Veolia benefits *listed below

Grade - 6.2

Location -  Lewisham

Hours - Full time, 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday

What you’ll do

To provide leadership to the SELCHP JV and O&M contracts under your remit with regards to financial control and accounting functions on a daily basis. Reporting into the Regional FC - London and supporting the General Manager with contract development and to deputise for them when unavailable on financial matters. 

You will:

  • Ensure that all accounting and system procedures along with accounting conventions are adhered to.

  • Support operations in modelling business opportunities and risks

  • Prepare and review management accounts and financial key performance indicators.

  • Ensure that best practice is followed and represents a true and fair picture. Ensure all assets and liabilities of the businesses are correctly recorded, controlled and reconciled


The experience you will need

You will be a fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or internationally accepted equivalent) with substantial post qualification experience and be conversant with different many systems such as SAP, Sage, Vector, Wims, Capex, Caseware and Cognos. 

You will also have experience with the preparation of Statutory Accounts for internal stakeholders and auditors, spreadsheet knowledge and experience, reporting, analytical and presentation skills. Being fully conversant in accounting conventions combined with knowledge of the operating business, good communication skills and a confident personality is a must.

Most importantly you will have the experience of interacting with all accounting/IT functions that most large businesses have.

Benefits you will receive within this role are

  • Eligible for Annual Performance Bonus

  • Eligible for Company Car or Company Car Allowance

  • The option to join the Veolia Pension Scheme

  • Private Medical Care 

  • Access to Veolia Rewards, benefits and discounts

  • Free eye testing and money towards glasses if required for work purposes 

  • 25 days annual leave + statutory bank holidays 

Where you’ll work 

This role is based in Lewisham.

Who is Veolia?

We are the UK leader in Environmental Solutions. We offer services and expertise in waste, water and energy management helping to build a more sustainable future. As a global organisation, our work focuses on delivering simple but innovative solutions to preserving natural resources, reducing pollution and protecting our environment.

We live in a world that needs to take care of its resources, and our mission is to 'Resource the World'. Improving communities and protecting the environment are right at the heart of our business.

It takes more than just words and ambition to achieve this, it takes the daily efforts of thousands of people across the UK to bring it to life. Together our employees make our communities better. They are the resourcers, behind the resources.


Veolia is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants meeting the minimum criteria for the role will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender or gender expression, disability, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or veteran status.


 Finance / Accounting / Insurance / Risk

Primary Location

 United Kingdom-England-Lewisham

Job Posting

 Nov 8, 2019, 5:45:43 PM

Job Type

 Standard - Contract length Non specified



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