Commercial Management Accountant

Sellick Partnership
£38000 - £42000/annum
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Sellick Partnership has been engaged to recruit a Commercial Management Accountant for a reputable service firm based in Manchester city centre. There are ambitious plans to grow the business over the next few years both organically and through acquisitions, whilst at the same time making improvements to their current infrastructure. We are looking to recruit a high calibre and ambitious commercial management accountant as a result of this sustained growth. This is an exceptionally fast paced, highly entrepreneurial organisation where you will be constantly challenged in an ever changing environment.

The role

We're looking to recruit a talented management accountant to help deliver some important changes that'll improve the services they offer to their clients, by providing data, analysis and insights to colleagues interpreting their needs. You'll be focussed on a particular area that has an investment around £800 million. You'll enable critical commercial decision making which will drive the performance of the business.

Working closely with the management team and senior stakeholders throughout the business, this is a key role and the successful candidate will be fully involved in the production of management accounts for presentation and discussion with senior members of the business, including the partners.

* provide high quality historical MI, providing meaningful variance analysis and highlighting areas of concern or areas for improvement regarding performance
* identify cost saving opportunities or process efficiencies
* make sure that deadlines are met and clear consistent communication is effective enabling consistency of process and procedures
* produce critical balance sheet reconciliations and ensure appropriate and timely action is completed to clear reconciling items
* deliver business improvements and work on ad-hoc projects
* coach and develop other team members, including an assistant management accountant to drive development and performance
* build relationships with other teams including internal and external audit teams, operations and enabling functions

The person

The successful applicant will be a qualified Accountant (ACA or ACCA or CIMA) with experience of management accounting practices and balance sheet reconciliations within a large business.

The successful candidate needs to be driven, inquisitive and have a desire to succeed and improve. This is a very exciting opportunity for an ambitious and passionate candidate to forge a career in a highly successful market leading business. You can expect to progress quickly within the organisation if performing well within the role and adding value.

You will have a proven track record of financial reporting and analysis, have strong Microsoft Excel skills and be confident building positive relationships with both finance and non-finance colleagues.

If you consider yourself to be a committed, career driven professional who can demonstrate the above experience and who would welcome the stimulus of this finance post then we would be pleased to hear from you.

If you would like to apply for this role or would like to find out more, please apply online or contact Jonathan Moss at Sellick Partnership on (Apply online only).

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