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Accounting Supervisor

Job ID 377269 Egham, United Kingdom

Overview

Add an annual turnover of $22.5 billion to a rental and leasing fleet of more than 1.7 million vehicles spread across 9,500 locations worldwide and you get Enterprise Rent-A-Car – a business that’s grown into the largest global mobility provider in the world.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Business Management Accounting Supervisor to join our IT Business Management team.

The core functions of the role focus on finance management, including completion of expense analysis for all areas of European IT, management of EU IT Forecasts and introduction of new expense management initiatives, cost controls and accounting processes for a variety of pan-European and global IT projects. The role also covers areas of IT contract management, conducting contract reviews and negotiations with EU and US Legal teams, ensuring effective contract management to achieve the maximum value from our agreements. Involvement in vendor management also forms a part of the IT Business Management Supervisor’s responsibilities, participating in supplier service reviews to analyse financial and contractual elements of our strategic supplier engagements, while also assessing any commercial risk. 

This position collaborates closely with Corporate IT and operates as a part of Global IT, also liaising with the Business and European Groups to act as a key Business partner in identifying and presenting commercial efficiencies and value optimising proposals to both IT and Business Leadership teams.

In this role you will be responsible for supervising operational activities of the team and also have involvement in the longer term strategy of EU IT Business Management. You will also be involved in developing and maintaining procedures that support key areas of the team’s operations and leading individuals in adhering to these processes, while training and developing EU IT Business Management Accountants and Interns. This Supervisor position provides the opportunity for development within the IT Business Management field for those who are looking for a new challenge with a new focus. 

Responsibilities

  • Upholding fiduciary responsibility by providing accurate financial reporting
  • Review and supervise financial statement and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Report upon EU IT spend providing external vendor and internal expense analysis
  • Creation and management of forecast and projections with actual spend variance analysis
  • Supervise and review accounting entries and allocations for cost centre accuracy
  • Analyse and implement financial management and cost control initiatives
  • Assist where required in internal and external audits for business and IT cost compliance
  • Financial and contractual management activities within pan-European and Global IT Projects
  • Global IT governance and consistency in IT financial management across the company
  • Training and development of EU IT Accountants and Interns
  • Maintain and improve a strong system of internal controls
  • Input into the team’s strategy ensuring maximum impact and value from all activities
  • Maintain a culture of ethical practice that demonstrates Enterprise’s core values
  • Be a valued Business Partner to the business, daily rental and IT

Qualifications

  • Ability to supervise and maintain an efficient and effective cost control environment
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to confidently present ideas and opinions to various levels of management
  • Unwavering attention to detail, with a firm commitment to accuracy
  • A proven successful ability to lead, train and develop employees
  • Capability to formulate, influence and drive forward longer-term team strategy 
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Self-motivated and highly proactive

Additional Information

Please let us know about any accommodations you may need to participate in the recruitment process

  • Hours: 40 hours 
  • Salary: Competitive 
  • Location: Hybrid working. Office is based in Egham, Surrey, TW20 9FB. 

How to Apply

We take great care in our recruitment process to find the ideal candidate. It’s not all about us, we want you to have the chance to find out what we’re all about.

  • The first step is our application form, which takes about 30 minutes to complete. As well as telling us lots about you, it helps us identify the kind of competencies that we look for in this role.
  • If your application is successful one of our Talent Acquisition team will be in contact to arrange a competency based telephone interview.
  • Finally you will be invited to attend an interview with the hiring manager and you have the chance to meet the team. 

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