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Job Details

  • Posted:

    Tue Aug 30 16:40:07 2022

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  • Location:

    Milton Keynes

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  • Work Shift:

    Full-Time Weekdays

  • Salary:

      pension, private medical and dental

Group Accountant

Group Accountant
Location – Milton Keynes/Hybrid

Domino’s Pizza Group plc is the master franchisor for Domino’s primarily in the UK & Ireland, with overall system sales of c.1.3Bn and annual EBIT of c.100m. Over the last few years, the finance team has developed and expanded and is now looking to further develop by bringing additional talent on board. The team is fairly small and dynamic, and benefits from a fairly straightforward business which still maintains the key aspects of a PLC reporting environment to provide great experience. This is a key role in the Group finance team and will assist the Finance Leadership Team in continuing the core month-end and year-end responsibilities, as well as involvement in wider finance projects such as process and system implementations, and providing technical accounting guidance to the wider Group.
Reporting to the Group Accounting and Controls Manager, the purpose of the role is to produce the monthly consolidated income statement, balance sheet and cash flow under IFRS, be the first point of contact for accounting queries, to participate in/or lead other statutory accounting and reporting requirements.

Responsibilities include
Monthly IFRS group consolidation
• Preparation of monthly consolidated income statement, balance sheet and cash flow under IFRS
• Lead/assist on monthly calculations and reporting for, interest, foreign exchange, and consolidation entries
• Intercompany reviews and reconciliations
• Preparation of balance sheet reconciliations
• Reporting and reconciliation of joint venture accounting
• Ensure all international businesses produce timely reporting and consolidate into group
• Consolidate and reconcile the employee benefits trusts on a monthly basis.

Accounting risk areas and audit
• Leading year end risk areas relating to Impairments, fair values and other accounting risk areas
• Being key contact for Group auditors and co-ordinating audit activities across the Group
• Preparation of reports for board and audit committee

Statutory accounts preparation
• Prepare primary statements for Group consolidated accounts for half year and year end
• Provide robust analysis of balance sheets and cash flows by entity
• Preparation of statutory financial statements for subsidiary undertakings, including liaising with the auditors
• Assist auditors in completion of their work
• Year-end notes to the accounts

Budgeting and forecasting
• Assist with the preparation of cash flow forecasts and balance sheet forecasts
• Assist with the analysis of working capital vs forecasts
• Preparation of forecasts for interest expense

Tax and Treasury accounting
• Supporting the Treasury Team in accounting for interest, foreign exchange and hedging.
• Provide guidance to mitigate risks and exposure to foreign exchange
• Support the tax team for their monthly, bi-annual and annual tax reconciliations

Ad hoc
• Providing technical training to the finance team
• Assessment of impact of new accounting standards
• Oversee ONS and other statistical reporting
• Support on other project work
• Comply with all legal and Company policies and procedures regarding health and safety to ensure you work in a manner that keeps you and your colleagues safe.
• Comply with all applicable UK and Ireland Data Protection and ePrivacy legislation and report non-compliances where identified to the Data Protection team
• Responsible for actively participating in Domino’s performance development process to ensure knowledge and skills remain current and relevant for role.

Accountability & Knowledge
• Qualified Accountant (ACA/CIMA/ACCA) with post qualified experience
• Advanced Excel (vlookups, pivot tables) skill
• IFRS Consolidation experience
• Good communication skills (verbal and written)
• Excellent organisation skills
• Attention to detail
• High analytical ability

What we are offering
Domino’s offers a competitive salary and a wealth of benefits. We offer a generous company pension, private medical and dental, discretionary bonus, sharesave and share options and of course - discounted pizza as well as many other additional extras.