Accounting Analyst - General Ledger in Dunstable, Bedfordshire, UK

Employer: Whitbread

Location: Dunstable, Bedfordshire, UK

Hours:

Salary: Salary negotiable

General Ledger Analyst
Based out of Whitbread Court, Dunstable
£Competitive salary plus excellent benefits including study support

The Role:-

Our General Ledger team is a critical element of our overall Financial Control team, providing accurate accounts, processing journal transactions, reconciling balance sheet accounts, delivering financial reporting and acting as a business partner to key areas of Whitbread Plc, the UKs largest FTSE 100 hospitality company.

What you will be doing:-

Taking on the entry-level role of General Ledger (GL) Analyst, you'll take on the responsibility for processing journal transactions and preparing balance sheet reconciliations to ensure that reliable and accurate information is provided to your key stakeholders.

As a dedicated finance professional, you'll understand the significance of delivering our Financial Control Framework within our wider Reporting & Control team, and you'll be well placed to support the Accounting Manager deliver a timely month end close.

Being agile and collaborative in your approach to your workload will give you the opportunity to take on new projects, tackle internal and external audit queries effectively and ensure our processes are as efficient and relevant as possible.

In return, we'll make you part of a supportive and high-performing finance team who can help nurture your career within Whitbread and provide study-support towards your professional qualifications.

Why we would love you to apply:-

You're a driven finance professional with a relevant degree qualification underpinning your existing expertise and the commitment to undertake further professional qualification

Your strong excel and double entry skills will ensure you can hit the ground running in this role

Excellent communication skills are a must when supporting your non-finance stakeholders and ensuring your support has clarity and relevance

Evidence of solid problem solving and analytical skills will make your application shine out from the rest

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