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Parkwood Leisure is one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure centres, bringing world-class service and provision to each of the facilities we manage. As a company, we believe firmly in working in partnership with our local communities, delivering the very best service by empowering our 4,500 staff members to take the initiative and make every customer visit to our centres feel special.
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Assistant Financial Accountant
Worcester, UK
United Kingdom
Full time
10 Sep 2019
12 Aug 2019
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Worcester Head Office

This is an outstanding career opportunity with one of the leading leisure management companies in the UK, currently operating 89 leisure centres, 4 theatres and 4 outdoor activity venues on behalf of 37 Local Authority clients. The company has enjoyed steady and consistent growth since its inception in 1995, and now manages revenues in excess of £100m per annum.

The Opportunity
Reporting to the Financial Accountant the candidate’s main duties will include preparation of financial information for internal and external stakeholders, assisting with the year-end audit, assisting with the preparation of statutory accounts and assisting in the production of annual budgets (both P&L, balance sheet and capital).

The Person
We need an individual who can demonstrate the ambition and drive necessary to make a difference to our organisation. The successful candidate will be preferably be currently studying towards ACA/ACCA/CIMA, with previous management accounts experience, be proficient in spreadsheets, and be a logical and methodical individual who is able to work with a high degree of accuracy whilst meeting tight deadlines. We are looking for a team player, with the competencies to work without direction where necessary. They must be confident in communicating at all levels, particularly in the clear presentation of financial information.

What can Parkwood Leisure offer you?
Competitive salary
Generous annual leave
Free gym membership for you and a nominated person
Employee health cash plan
Employee discount portal - discounts on travel bookings, high street vouchers, gift cards, cinema tickets, days out, leisure activities and your day to day spending
Cycle to Work scheme
Pension Scheme
Company sick pay
Career progression
Training and development

Parkwood Leisure is a well established business that is continuously growing. Successful applicants can look forward to joining a company that can offer career prospects and believes in investing in its people.

How to Apply
If you feel like you could bring some fresh ideas to the table we want to hear from you. Please apply with a letter of application and CV by clicking on 'apply now'.

Closing Date
30th August 2019

About Parkwood Leisure
Parkwood Leisure was established over 20 years ago and is now one of the UK's leading operators of publicly owned leisure facilities. Working with Legacy and Lex Leisure, we’re a company that’s proud to deliver a first-class service to each of the facilities we manage and is committed to working with local communities to make a difference and provide a healthier and happier lifestyle to the communities we serve.

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