Management Accountant - National Grid Ventures - Military veterans preferred

National Grid (https:\\
Defense Contracting


  full-time   employee

CV34 6DA
United Kingdom

What you'll get

A competitive salary between £33,000 – £40,000 – dependent on capability

As well as your base salary, you will receive a bonus based on personal and company performance and a competitive contributory pension scheme where we will double match your contribution to a maximum company contribution of 10%. You will also have access to a number of flexible benefits such as a share incentive plan, salary sacrifice car and technology schemes, support via employee assistance lines and matched charity giving to name a few

About us

We are National Grid, and we are at the heart of energy. From heating homes to making sure businesses fire on all cylinders, we’re using our engineering excellence to connect people and the planet. We’re also looking to the future – innovating, inventing, and transforming – to make possible the energy systems of tomorrow. And that’s why there’s never been a more exciting time to join us and help us to make a difference to people’s lives every day.

About the role

Supporting the record to report management accounting for National Grid Ventures (NGV). Processing financial entries leading to complete and accurate financial information and production of management and financial  reporting for NGV. Due to the level of business interaction the role will require significant travel to the Solihull office.


  • Processing financial transactions and data for operating expenditure, ensuring the data used is consistent and accurate, the appropriateness of all inputs and outputs, and the completeness, consistency and accuracy of all data.
  • Ensure accounting entries are appropriately classified in accordance with internal policy, accounting standards and nature of expenditure
  • Providing support to the Finance Manager NGV in producing regular standardised financial performance and forecast reports
  • Supporting discussions with finance and cost centre managers to agree and account for recharges and allocations to NGV  
  • Providing support in investigating and responding to queries from external auditors and internal finance colleagues

About you

  • You will be CIMA, CPA, ACA, AAT or ACCA part qualified
  • You will have experience in a finance function in a medium to large organisation
  • With relevant finance experience in a shared service finance function
  • Strong working knowledge of Excel 
  • Knowledge of SAP would be an advantage

Who are we

At National Grid, we don’t just ask our people to deliver to the highest standards. We also support them to be the best they can be. We welcome and encourage applicants with diverse experiences and backgrounds. National Grid’s ambition is to drive, develop and operate our business in a way that results in a more inclusive culture. We are committed to building a workforce which represents the communities we serve and a working environment in which each individual feels respected, fairly treated, valued and able to reach their full potential.

Closing date

The closing date for this vacancy is 31st January 2019. However, we encourage candidates to submit their applications as early as possible and not to wait until the published closing date. National Grid’s recruitment periods can and may vary. We reserve the right to remove this advert or close it to further applications at any point during the recruitment process.