Head Office

IT Cost Management Accountant

Coventry, England
February 14, 2020
IT Cost Management Accountant


12 month FTC

30-37.5 hours (flexible options depending on candidate)

Being a finance professional at McKesson UK means being more than simply a finance professional. The numbers whiz. The insight finder. The business partner. Join us, and you could be all these things and more. Based at our Support Centre in Coventry, you’ll mine insights and make recommendations that could help transform people’s lives across the UK. At the same time, with opportunities to develop and progress your career, you’ll have everything you need to become more than you ever imagined.

About the opportunity

McKesson’s vision in reinventing health is to be No.1 integrated healthcare provider of innovative and profitable healthcare solutions for our customers and patients. The Overheads Cost Analyst is an integral role in supporting to achieve this vision.

This role will involve driving the reporting of Support Centre IT performance as well as ensuring effective controls are in place. Collaboration with the wider UK and European finance team is essential to ensure transparency and accuracy of information from finance into the business.

Your duties will involve Reporting, Stakeholder Support and analysis, Financial Support and analysis, Controls.

You will play an instrumental part in supporting our £5billion UK business. By delivering finance support to our Retail & Marketing Teams you will provide analysis and insight to Finance colleagues and the Retail Operations Leadership Team to understand and manage key drivers in the P&L.

You will provide commentary for month end results pack, support forecast and budget process, provide finance support for core Retail projects, as well as challenge and make recommendations to Senior Operations or Finance teams

About you

You will be an ACCA/CIMA Part Qualified/ Qualified accountant with a Strong analytical mindset. Intermediate Excel level (vlookups,pivots,sumifs) is essential as is the ability to be Adaptable and pro-active with strong problem solving skills and be confident in presenting information in a clear & concise manner.

You will be experienced in building strong relationships within the McKesson UK function of support plus other finance experts, to use their knowledge of the business to enhance analytics and improve decision making, Use judgement to review and challenge with sound financial modelling and Summarise results in a concise and accurate format from large data sets

About McKesson

We’re McKesson – a Fortune Global 500 healthcare company that strives to break boundaries, challenge the status quo and support the changing healthcare industry. Bringing together six companies and 24,000 McKesson UK colleagues across pharmacy, pharmaceutical distribution and homecare services, we’re committed to offering the best advice and healthcare to our patients, customers and colleagues. As part of our Support Centre you’ll be able to use your passion, ambition and drive to build solutions and have experiences that transform lives for the better – starting with your own.

Closing date: 28th February