There’s never been a more exciting time to join Homebase. With our new owners, Bunnings, we’re changing how we do things and shifting up a gear. By joining us at the beginning, you’ll be able to help us create the best home improvement and garden business in the UK. And, because we understand that it’s you who will make this happen, you can be sure you’ll be working in a culture that’s geared to helping you give your best.
About the role:
To produce management reporting which includes the provisions of timely, accurate and value added management reporting and financial analysis and insight for the business, produced in a consistent and effective way.
Key responsibilities will include:
Timely and accurate production of all reporting for the business on a daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly basis.
Preparation of multiple balance sheets.
Ensure all reporting meets the ongoing requirements of the business through ongoing evaluation.
Implement consistent practices and drive efficiencies.
Frequent adhoc support/reporting for senior management and business partners.
Work collaboratively with the wider financial reporting team, financial planning team and functional business partners to provide an evolving service and support
Develop and maintain key business relationships with appropriate stakeholders within the Bunnings Group
To succeed in the role you will be a part qualified accountant with great communication skills, great attention to detail and a very organized approach. Knowledge of retail along with some retail background would be ideal but it is not essential
Minimum 2 years accounting experience in a large multi site retailer is desired.
Advanced Excel skills
Knowledge of the retail industry
Strong attention to detail
Understanding of accounting principles and standards
What we offer:
On top of a competitive salary and a variety of benefits, Homebase has won awards for its development programmes, so you’ll be in good hands. From the outset, we’ll ensure you have all the training you need to do your job and support you in creating a development plan that puts you in charge of your professional growth.