Management Accountant

Posted 05 May 2022
Salary£35000 - £45000 per annum
LocationRuncorn
DisciplineTransactional & Part Qualified
ReferenceIW/MA/5063/R
Contact NameImogen Walker

Job description

Our client is a very well established organisation who require a Management Accountant to join the Finance department on a 15 month basis with every opportunity for it to go perm. This is a hybrid working role with flexible working hours to work around work life balance.
  • Prepare periodic financial statements and management accounts
  • Generate and distribute monthly and quarterly reports from a variety of data
  • sources.
  • Involvement in planning and preparation of forecasts and budgets.
  • Communicate financial and statistical information to managers within the business.
  • Supply variance analysis and respond to queries from department and area managers.
  • Control and reconciliation of various balance sheet and intercompany trading
  • accounts.
  • Monitoring and evaluating information systems and suggesting improvements where appropriate.
  • Ad hoc projects as required.
  • Deal with external auditors at year end planning and internal audits as necessary.
 
KEY EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS:

Experience:

· Working in Management Accounts environment
· Working to strict reporting deadline
· Preparing, reviewing, analysing, interpreting and reporting financial statements
  and management accounts
· Budgeting, forecasting and planning
· Project based assignments

Desirable:

· Management of and responsibility for direct reports

Knowledge - Essential:

· Awareness of the implications of inaccurate or erroneous accounting
  transactions
· Understanding of UK and international financial reporting standards

Skills – Essential:

· Advanced competency in Microsoft Excel
· Motivated, task driven and well organised
· Commercially aware
· Effective and supportive team player

Desirable:

· SAP ERP accounting package

Qualifications & Training – Essential:

· ACA, ACCA or CIMA : Part-Qual/Qualified