Management Accountant

Recruiter
Page Personnel Finance
Location
Croydon, Surrey
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
09 Jul 2017
Closes
08 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is a successful growing business looking to add a Management Accountant to their team based in Croydon.

Client Details

Our client is a successful growing business looking to add a Management Accountant to their team based in Croydon.

Description

  • Assist in the preparation of the monthly Management Accounts in a timely and accurate manner
  • Calculate and post a range of month end journals, including accruals and prepayments, ensuring management accounts accurately reflect business performance
  • Prepare accurate balance sheet reconciliations with appropriate back-up
  • Update cost schedules, analyse costs to date and identify, investigate and resolve variances
  • Support the budget and forecast process by reviewing and forecasting costs for key cost lines and provide appropriate schedules to Finance Team
  • Interpret and communicate financial data to non-financial managers
  • Develop business partnering with key functions (IT / Property / Marketing / HR) to provide relevant financial information to assist in decision making
  • Identify opportunities to improve processes, systems and financial controls and implement suggestions where appropriate
  • Prepare information for the annual audit and liaise with auditors
  • Assist with ad-hoc projects when required

Profile

  • Studying towards CIMA/ACCA qualification
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Taking ownership of assigned responsibilities
  • Strong team ethos
  • Proactive attitude in researching and resolving problems/issues
  • Challenging mindset, uses training and experience to identify the need for change/improvement
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to adapt to a rapidly changing environment
  • Microsoft Excel skills (Intermediate/Advanced level)
  • Showing initiative in identifying problems and posing solutions
  • Good accounting knowledge

Job Offer

£30,000 - £40,000 depending on experience & qualifications