Assistant Management Accountant

This role, based in Manchester, is to support the Finance team responsible for delivering the monthly financial results to tight internal and group reporting deadlines. It is the chance to take advantage of great training and development, and to realise your ambitions of developing a rewarding and successful career in Finance.

  • Location : Manchester
  • Job Type : Permanent

Role Objectives

This role, based in Manchester, is to support the Finance team responsible for delivering the monthly financial results to tight internal and group reporting deadlines. The role will report into the Finance Manager of Gazprom Energy.

It is the chance to take advantage of great training and development, and to realise your ambitions of developing a rewarding and successful career in Finance.

The successful candidate will initially be working in the Financial Reporting team, but may also have the opportunity to gain experience in other areas of finance, such as Financial Planning and Settlements.

We work closely with all areas of the business from front office through to back office and the solutions we deliver give you an opportunity to develop your knowledge of the energy industry.

On our programme you will have the opportunity to develop your passion for innovation and helping others achieve their goals with skills that will take you into new and stimulating areas.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assisting in the production of monthly management accounts and subsequent commentary and analysis on both the income statement and the balance sheet.
  • Helping to ensure that all internal and group reporting deadlines are met.
  • Providing support to Finance Settlements processes.
  • To maintain documentation of applicable working processes and to keep a full audit trail of all workings.
  • Providing support to senior members of the finance team.
  • Other ad hoc work including responding to information requests from across the wider group.
  • Completion of all tasks in a timely manner and to a high standard of quality.

To be aware of and comply with all company policies and procedures, including but not limited to the Gazprom Energy Data Protection policy, Equal Opportunities policy, and the Email and Internet Acceptable Usage Policy, in addition to Fire and Health and Safety Regulations. 

The role holder may also be required to carry out any other duties within the scope and purpose of this role as requested by their line manager and in line with business needs.

Skills & Competencies

Our closely knit teams are core to our success, working both individually and together to deliver value through solutions tailored for Gazprom Energy’s needs. The characteristics that we feel contribute to this are:

  • A positive can-do attitude
  • Excellent analytical skills, with a good attention to detail and a problem solving attitude
  • Able to build productive working relationships with other areas of the business
  • A good level of computer skills; including intermediate level of Excel is a necessity
  • Good communication skills – both written and verbal
  • Highly motivated and proactive individual and team player, with a desire to learn new skills
  • Self-sufficiency and confidence to put your ideas forward
  • Organised, diligent and reliable.
  • Fluency in English

Experience

  • Any relevant work experience would be desirable
  • Knowledge and experience of the UK gas and/or electricity markets would be highly advantageous

Education

  • Strong academic A levels
  • Degree qualification of 2:1 or higher from an established university, preferably in a numerate discipline

 

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