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 manage the team to deliver all daily/weekly/monthly reporting, month end processes, balance sheet reconciliations, and any relevant analysis
Preparation of budgets and forecasts to provide clear and accurate financial reporting
Provide clear and accurate information to support the business in its decision making
You will be responsible for:
Manage the timely, insightful and accurate production of all reporting for the business on a daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly basis.
Ensure all reporting meets the ongoing requirements of the business to aid decision making and understanding through ongoing evaluation.
Control of balance sheet accounts and support with audit process.
Seek to identify and implement improvements in systems and processes to ensure all work carried out is efficient and value adding.
Adhoc support/reporting when required by senior management or business partners.
Work collaboratively with the wider finance teams to provide an evolving service and support for the business.
Develop and maintain key business relationships with appropriate stakeholders within the Bunnings Group.
Challenge and influence stakeholders where appropriate.
Manage, train and support students in order to drive a high performing team and support continuous development.
Support the business in transition from Homebase to Bunnings including complete system change along with operational processes update.
Skills and attributes you will ideally have:
Strong interpersonal skills
Knowledge of retail industry
Accounting principles & standards
Ability to meet tight deadlines
High level of influencing skills
Strong attention to detail
Adaptable to change
Proactivity - initiative
Customer service orientation
ACA and ACCA qualified
What we offer:
24 days’ holiday