Finance Graduate

Organisation
Stockport Homes Group
Reference
VAC-200048
Location
Stockport
Salary
£22,000 rising to £32,000
Expiry Date
16/08/2021

The Vacancy

Stockport Homes Group manages a 12,000 strong housing stock on behalf of Stockport Council. Providing high quality affordable housing is something we are passionate about; but it’s not our only passion, we also provide a huge range of financial, health, employment and environmental services all coming together to help transform the lives of our customers.

Our mission is “One Team, Transforming Lives” …that team is growing, and you could be the newest member of our Corporate Finance Team. 

This is a temporary 4 years Finance Graduate role and we are looking for an ambitious and talented accountancy and /or finance graduate to work alongside our Management Accountants in our Corporate Finance team.

Stockport Homes Group has a group structure with 3 subsidiary companies that build homes: carry out capital works operating on a commercial basis: and bid for and deliver charitable services to improve life chances of vulnerable residents. This is as well as the traditional housing functions you would expect – so lots of variety and learning opportunities. You will support the financial aspirations of the Group, helping us to strengthen our financial position in order to deliver excellent services to our customer. 

We are looking for someone who is …..

Excited by the difference effective financial management can make within organisations

Ambitious and focussed, with a commitment to completing the CIMA qualification, which the organisation will support.

A keen advocate of all things financial and able to translate that passion and excitement to others

Energised by working for an organisation with strong social values

An excellent communicator, able to explain complex concepts to non-financial users

A team player with the ability to support others with enthusiasm, credibility and a commitment to our Vision and Values

A self-starter who is not afraid to challenge current ways of working and bring new ideas and approaches to our organisation

Closing Date - 16 August 2021

Interview Date - 20 August 2021

 

About Us

Foundations was set up as a charitable arm of The Stockport Homes Group and they are now looking to recruit a Housing Support Officer to join them to support the effective operation of the Move-On homelessness rehousing project.

In 2020, Stockport Homes achieved three star ‘extraordinary’ Best Companies accreditation and were recognised as one of Britain’s best employers for the eleventh consecutive year running by the Sunday Times newspaper.

We are the Number 1 Not-For-Profit Organisation to work for in the Sunday Times Top 100 list for 2020 (Number one in the Best Companies Top 25 Housing Organisations to Work for) and have also achieved Platinum Investors in People status for our approach to people management and development.

We are a values driven organisation committed to achieving our mission of ‘One team, transforming lives’, but we’re also entrepreneurial, maximising the value of our money and resources.

Stockport Homes is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.