We are a family business founded over 80 years ago. Now in its fourth generation of family management, the Group employs over 100 people across multiple business units in the construction and manufacturing sectors.
As the head office for our seven trading businesses, we are located in Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire. We provide services centrally for our businesses in Finance, Operations & Marketing. Our businesses are specialists in what they do and are bound together by our core business principles and a strong work ethic.
As an Employee in a Family Business, you will be working in a close-knit team environment in a Company that has our people at the centre of everything we do.
Monday – Friday between the hours of 0800 – 18:00 – 40 hours a week.
The Bennie Group are looking for a Management Accountant to join the Group finance team. Reporting to the Group Director, Finance, you will be an integral part of the team within the finance department and supporting the senior leadership team across our multiple trading businesses. You will have core responsibilities for timely accounts preparation and supporting business reporting and analysis to aid decision making.
The ideal candidate will have exceptional attention to detail, motivation, the ability to pick up multiple tasks and projects simultaneously and manage multiple stakeholders and activities at once.
Ideally you will be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) with a background or experience within the Construction / Contracting, Equipment or Manufacturing sectors. The role would suit a candidate who has strong interpersonal skills, someone who builds relationships at all levels with ease. You will have a track record in a similar level role within a finance team. You will possess strong quantitative and analytical skills and have an innovative approach to problem solving. You will have a high-level attention to detail and have ability to identify any accounting irregularities and underlying cause, ensuring appropriate teams are be alerted to these issues to enable corrective action if needed. Above all you will be a team player and have the desire to be hands on and proactive in the role. This role would suit a candidate who can work in an agile and fast changing environment who enjoys variety.
In the role you will work closely with the Group Director for Finance and Finance Manager, as well as stakeholders across the group trading businesses. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
The above list of responsibilities is not exclusive or exhaustive and the post holder will be required to undertake such tasks as may reasonably be expected within the scope of the post.
Remuneration: We offer a competitive salary
Holiday: 24 days holiday + 8 days statutory.
Pension: Statutory Pension contribution.
Development: We are committed to investing in our people, so we invest in you. Development is in your hands and we want to enable this so your progression at Bennie is only limited by what you want to achieve.
Wellbeing: On-site small gym.
Finally, Our long-standing family tradition, of giving staff a Christmas turkey