Central Procurement Operations Analyst

West Yorkshire

Location: Bradford


Salary: £32000 - £45000 + Benefits

Role: Central Procurement Operations Analyst

Location: Bradford

This is an exciting time to join Virgin Media as a Central Procurement Operations Analyst. You will support the Senior Manager CPO/CMP across the Liberty Global group and will work closely with Liberty Global affiliates in addition to the Corporate IC / AR department, Reporting, Financial Control, Business Control and GL Accounting team and ensures transactions are recorded accurately and timely in accordance with US GAAP.

So why Virgin Media? We are delivering the biggest investment in the UK’s digital infrastructure for over a decade, with a huge programme to extend our ultrafast broadband network and brilliant Virgin TV to 17 million homes and businesses. We’re challenging our competitors with the best services and the fastest speeds.
Your duties will be wide ranging, but ultimately you will be responsible for:

* Support the CPO end to end process across the Group ensures successful completion within deadlines and compliance with internal control and SOX procedures and CPO Accounting.
* Approve CPO purchase requisitions
* Report on CMP actuals and analyse the variances compared to budget / forecast
* Deal with ad-hoc accounting issues as requested by Management.
* Prepare ad-hoc projects and presentations for Management
* Responsible for processes, procedures and documentation in ownership areas
* Responsible for meeting all accounting and reporting deadlines
* Support internal and external queries in relation to the CPO
* Ensure SOX compliance for ownership areas and responsible for month end reviews
* Support GL team and reporting team in all aspects of month end closing
* Review and approve all CPO related Journals
* Work closely with IC, Accounts Receivable, Inventory, Accounts Payable, Fixed Assets and the Financial Control Group in the recharging process
* Responsible for efficient and effective financially administrative processes underpinning central procurement within the Group
Everyone in our Finance team has a proactive approach to work, with a keen eye for detail and the ability to deliver to deadlines. If you join us as a Central Procurement Operations Analyst we would want you to have:
* Understands Procurement, Fiscal, Financial & Legal consequences, and acts a key liaising financial from accounting perspective.
* Effective Transaction Recording - Explores creating, approving, and posting financial transactions—including manual, automated, recurring, ad-hoc, and so forth—to the general ledger.
* Close Books - Applies month-end and year-end close and consolidation concepts and processes
* Process Excellence - Delivers and/or supports to deliver high quality output, identify process improvement opportunities and ensure effective resource utilization
* Oracle knowledge - Examines how to design, implement, and update Oracle procedures.
* P2P knowledge - desirable
Join and you’ll be part of the Virgin Media family. We’re a great place to work - and we offer impressive benefits too! You will get a generous holiday allowance, contributory pension, performance related bonus and, of course, discounts across Virgin Media products ad Virgin brands!

Come and be a part of something special. Join us!