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Associate Accountant (Interconnect or International Roaming)

Job Title: Associate Accountant (Interconnect or International Roaming)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: Immediate
Duration: 2 months
REF: 058527_1661957562
Contact Name: Cordelia Du Plessis
Contact Email: Cordelia.DuPlessis@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 25 days ago

Job Description

We have a fantastic opportunity for an Associate Accountant to join the Wholesale Finance team who are responsible for the accounting of wholesale costs and revenues resulting from activity with other UK mobile providers and roaming activity resulting from The Company's customers connecting with over 400 foreign networks.

You would need to be eligible to work in the UK and be available to start ASAP as it is a 1-2 month contract. The position would be based in Reading, however, it is Hybrid and one would only need to go into the office 1-2 days a week.

Roles and Responsibilities:

The focus will be supporting international roaming accounting and settlement. The role will be heavily involved in maintaining the accounting controls at month end and progressing any settlement or reporting issues together with being a strong point of contact between The Company's and the Financial Clearing House.

The role covers financial accounting, invoicing, analytic, and the implications of FX in contracts and agreements. Commercial insights will be gained, working closely with Commercial Finance (providing value adding analysis) and Group (to expedite the more difficult settlements).

What is needed to apply:

The role would suit someone who can demonstrate strong analytical ability, operate in a fast-paced environment with a keen interest in commercial implications of contractual decisions, risks and exchange rate fluctuations.

  • Fully Qualified or Part Qualified Accountant or Qualifications in Maths or Economics
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Advanced MS Excel skills (including pivot tables, vlookups, charts etc).
  • Strong Data Manipulation skills
  • Strong accounting and reporting skills
  • Comfortable with report writing and presenting to a senior management audience.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Is energised, self-driven and keen to learn
  • Highly numerate and analytical with a keen eye for detail

Should you be keen on the opportunity, please click apply or send your CV to:

Cordelia.DuPlessis@projectpeople.com

Should you not hear back from us within 2 weeks, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

Project People is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.