Management Accountant

Recruiter
Ambridge Harris
Location
Bath, Somerset
Salary
37000.0000
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Management Accountant

Bath - Commutable from Swindon, Chippenham, Devizes, Trowbridge, Bristol, Malmesbury, Keynsham, Warminster, Westbury, Shepton Mallet

£37,000 - £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits

Ambridge Harris is seeking to recruit a Management Accountant on behalf of our national client to join their offices based in Bath. Reporting to the Financial Controller, the successful candidate will play a pivotal role in the integration process for new branches joining the business. Main tasks will be sales reconciliation work, ownership of production of branch P&Ls, balance sheet reconciliations and liaison with branches on a regular basis to ensure they get up to speed with company policies and processes once they join the group.

Key responsibilities:

  • Owning specific branch P&Ls and producing their monthly management accounts to a high level of accuracy
  • Ownership of delivery of comprehensively reconciled balance sheets each month
  • Dealing with branch queries regarding their results, and ensuring any process issues are picked up and resolved
  • To work with the team to ensure current processes and efficient and fit for purpose, and to help identify areas for efficiency gains to support the next phase of growth
  • Regular interaction with all branches to answer queries and help them with their process adherence



Candidate Requirements:

  • Professional accounting qualification (e.g. CIMA, ACCA or similar) or equivalent qualification/experience
  • Previous experience in management accounting roles
  • Previous commercial experience
  • Thrives in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment - flexibility is key
  • Excellent IT skills including advanced excel, and confident on various management reporting systems
  • Strong attention to detail, and able to deliver right-first-time results quickly
  • Deadline focussed, and willing to put in the effort required to ensure they always meet them
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, able to work well within the team, and communicate effectively



Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful

Ambridge Harris is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Ambridge Harris will not discriminate on unlawful grounds.