Management Accountant Manager

Bristol (City Centre)
£42000 - £44000 per annum
06 Oct 2017
07 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Role: Management Accountant Manager

Location: Bristol, South West - commutable from Bath, Swindon, Devizes, Chippenham, Trowbridge, Emersons Green, Keynsham, Brislington, Longwell Green

Salary: £42,000 - £44,000 per annum plus excellent benefits including bonus

Ambridge Harris is looking to recruit a Management Accountant Manager on behalf of our client based in East Bristol. This is a superb opportunity to join a fast-growing services business where its culture is vital to their success. They believe their core values of openness, decency, dialogue and entrepreneurship underpin that success.

Responsible for

  • Owning specific entities P&Ls and producing their monthly management accounts to a high level of accuracy
  • Working with the team to deliver a comprehensively reconciled balance sheet pack each month, including ownership of one of the more complex or material areas of reconciliation
  • Providing clear and actionable P&L explanation and commentary to the business support managers each month
  • Dealing with the more complex queries regarding results
  • Line management of a small team, reviewing their work as well as providing line management support and guidance
  • Working with the team to ensure current processes are efficient and fit for purpose, and to help identify areas for efficiency gains to support the next phase of growth
  • Regular interaction with the business partners to answer queries and assist them with process adherence

Skills/experience required

  • Strong academically - educated to degree level (or equivalent qualification/experience)
  • Completed a professional accounting qualification (CIMA or similar) or equivalent qualification/experience
  • Experienced in management accounting roles
  • Must have sufficient 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
  • Understanding of small companies and how they work
  • 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.

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