Role details

Cheque Account Controller

Milton Keynes   •   £50,000 - £52,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Cheque Account Controller
  • Milton Keynes blue-chip

About Our Client

Leading blue-chip organisation in MK

Job Description

  • Ownership of a particular set of applications (Cheque Payments) from an accounting control (second line control) perspective
  • Monitoring of incidents as they occur - ensure action plans are in place and tracked and ensure accurate clearance of incidents (transactional differences) within the internal systems
  • Ongoing review of controls / reconciliations to ensure that they are fit for purpose and play a key role in the further design, improvement and implementation of the control model for accounting in the relevant Operations area
  • Where applicable, the provision of training and handover of control processes to other accounting control staff
  • Relevant reporting to senior management and forums with regard to control breaches and resolutions required
  • Being the lead for accounting testing and execution of any new / modified functions
  • Supporting Finance through configuration for new / modified operations to ensure accounting control positions are appropriately named and mapped

The Successful Applicant

  • Qualified accountant or equivalent
  • Previous experience working in a financial role in a fast-moving financial services or retail environment
  • Ability to proactively build relationships with internal and external peers to enhance team credibility and effectiveness.
  • Systems implementation experience is preferable
  • Experience of complex integrated accounting systems
  • Confident in representing the team at internal meetings
  • Confident in presenting to line management and the rest of the team
  • Ability to structure and analyse issues and suggest solutions to line management
  • Able to suggest solutions as required in order to meet deadlines



Ability to think analytically and solve problem

What's on Offer

  • £40-£45k annual salary
  • Discretionary annual bonus
  • £6k Car Allowance
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Pension
  • 30 days Holiday plus bank holidays with the option to buy and sell 5
  • Product discounts
  • Retail and High Street discounts
  • Sharesave Scheme



Flex benefits including childcare vouchers

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