Management Accountant (Chippenham)

£35000 - £40000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Management Accountant - Permanent - Chippenham - £35,000 - £40,000About the roleThe management Accountant will be responsible for the preparation, development and analysis of key financial information to ensure that an organisation's management makes well-informed decisions to ensure future stability, growth and profitability.The role will assist in establishing and maintaining financial policies and management information systems, as well as provide a high quality support service by liaising with management colleagues on all aspects of finance. The role combines accounting skills with business management skills.About Capita We are Capita, the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions. Through bespoke, quality solutions, we've helped countless organisations unlock value and maximise their potential. With access to our range of unique and diverse opportunities, offering real career advancement and progression, we can unlock your potential too.Key Responsibilities * Preparing monthly management accounts, including profit and loss accounts, budgets, cash flows, variance analysis and commentaries, to tight reporting deadlines; * Partnering with Operational heads to deliver accurate and timely forecasts, taking into account any potential risks and opportunities; * Producing accurate working capital forecasts, working to minimize working capital charges; * Providing a support service by working with all departments and the management team to help make financial decisions; * Owning the figures and challenging the Business when necessary; * Ensuring spending is kept in line with the budget; * Analysing financial performance and contributing to medium and long-term business planning/forecasts; * Working with Finance and Operational teams to streamline existing processes; designing new reports and processes where necessary; * Implementing corporate governance procedures, risk management and internal controls; * Provide ad hoc financial analysis as requested.Essential Experience/Skills Essential: * Fully qualified (or qualified by experience) * Management Accounting experience, with familiarity of project accounting. * Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office, in particular of Excel (including advanced excel formula). * A proactive, enthusiastic, self starter. * The ability to explain financial concepts to non-financial people. * A proactive approach to identifying and solving problems. * Able to plan work and then re-prioritise and adapt as required. * Must be willing to accept responsibility * Shows attention to detail * Excellent work ethicDesirable: * Project Accounting experience. * Experience with SAP accounting software.What we hope you will do nextHelp us find out more about you by completing our short application process - click apply now.Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.Listen | Create | DeliverFollow Capita on twitter @capitacareersFollow Capita on facebook @careersatcapitaCapita Resourcing welcome applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation.Capita Resourcing is a trading name of Capita Resourcing Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business. Applicants will be required to register with us.If you are successful with your application, you will need complete Capita's vetting and screening checks. This will include, but not be limited to, Reference Checks, a Criminality Check, Financial Probity Check, Sanctions Check and Media Check