Metropolitan Thames Valley Housing has a vision that “everyone has a home and the opportunity to live well”; that means working with partners to create sustainable and vibrant neighbourhoods where our customers want to live. With 57,000 homes and more than 120,000 residents and customers we have a real opportunity to make that vision a reality. Our people care, dare and collaborate to ensure we achieve People Powered Living.
In your new role as Assistant Accountant you will support the provision of a comprehensive and cohesive management and financial accounting service to a designated operational services function, managing a small team.
What you'll need to succeed
- Management account experience essential
- preferred experience in Housing
-A CCAB, CIMA or Overseas equivalent qualified accountant. Exceptions will be given to suitably part qualified accountant with relevant experience.
-A competent team leader and task supervisor, with the ability to inspire teams to achieve the very best through instilling a performance management culture.
-An excellent communicator to your customer audience, presenting financial data in a user-friendly manner.
-A strong commitment to customer service and overall service excellence.
-Demonstrable experience of business planning and budgeting.
-An appreciation of how social housing / regeneration / care and support providers are funded.
-Advanced IT literacy.
-An affinity with the work of the social housing / care sector.
What you'll get in return
In return, you will be exposed to the fast-paced environment where you can benefit from our comprehensive in-house training to continue developing and utilising your skill set.
We offer great benefits, in addition to generous holiday entitlement we provide:
life assurance with a matched contribution pension scheme
enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave
salary sacrifice schemes and season ticket loans
eye care scheme
plus lots of voluntary benefits including cash back and discounts from high street names
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, please take a look at the attached Job Description for more details and if it’s the ideal job for you, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or for more information call us now on 020 3535 3611.
Interviews will take place week commencing 2 September 2019.
All employment decisions at MTVH are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to age, disability, gender reassignment, marital status, pregnancy or maternity, race or religion, sex or sexual orientation.
We are proud to have been recognised by Disability Confident for our commitment to disabled people and those with long term health conditions by providing fair and equal opportunities for all applicants enabling them to fulfill their potential and realise their aspirations.