Accounts Assistant - Italian Speaking - 3 month FTC

  • Location: Scotland - West Lothian - Livingston
  • Employee status: Fixed Term
  • Closing date: 10-02-2018
  • Reference number: 39197

Accounts Assistant - Actuals Reporting Team (Italian Speaking)
3 mth FTC 
Livingston, West Lothian



We’re part of Europe’s leading entertainment and communications business. With over 22 million customers across five countries, we make life easier by entertaining and connecting people. It’s a genuine team effort. That’s why we want talented people, like you, to join us and help make the future happen.



Working within the Actuals Reporting Team supporting the Sky Italia business, this is a great opportunity to work for a global organisation where further progression in your careers is available.  We are looking for a candidate with solid finance background, ideally gained within a shared service / global finance team.



The perks


As a valued employee of Sky, you’ll benefit from an excellent pension scheme and paid holidays. 


Your key responsibilities



- Preparation of preliminary subscriber and rights reporting 

- Assistance with period end close activities

- Support of commercial finance with timely, accurate and insightful reporting

- Continuous improvement projects such as report automation and standardisation.

- Assisting with internal and external audit queries.

- Supporting the financial control environment

- Ad-hoc project work, as and when required.



Your Skills



- Proficient in MS Office (particularly Excel)

- Italian language skills for business – the ability to communicate confidently both verbally and in writing

- Good problem solving skills and excellent attention to detail

- Ideally, proven experience of working with a Finance department and basic accounting experience.




If you’re ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today .


Happy to talk flexible working.


It’s our people that make Sky Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.


If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.




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