Management Accountant

Farrer Barnes Limited
Sandwich, Kent
08 Jul 2017
07 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My Client, an instantly recognisable business based on the south coast, is looking to appoint a Management Accountant to join their busy Finance Team.

The role will necessitate input into the planning cycle through detailed budgeting and forecasting and the provision of detailed financial analysis of activities to assist senior management and business managers in decision making.
As the management accountant the main purpose is to ensure that all financial management reporting is produced in a timely and accurate manner. 

Duties will include:

Production of monthly management accounts and statistics 

  • Reconciliation of all balance sheet accounts 
  • Calculation of all accruals and prepayments 
  • Responsibility for all short-term revenue budgeting and forecasting 
  • Payroll monitoring/re-forecasting/reporting 
  • Assisting with short & long term planning 
  • Providing detailed analysis of each business sector and linked activity and KPIs 
  • Managing the workload of direct reports and completing performance appraisals (if applicable)

Essential skills and experience:

Qualified or Near Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)

  • Working in a commercial environment 
  • Business partnering experience
  • Ability to interpret and provide detailed analysis linking with commercially driven metrics. 
  • Experience of financial modelling 
  • Project Management, using technology to optimise performance and deliver results 
  • Ability to provide support to budget holders, improving technical and professional knowledge to further inform decision making.

A full specification is available, please do not hesitate to contact me for more information.

Farrer Barnes Ltd does not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and complies with all relevant UK legislation. Farrer Barnes Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.