Senior Management Accountant

Robert Half
London (Greater)
£45000 - £55000 per annum
07 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Group Management Accountant - Job Description

Looking for a French speaking candidate to lead the management accounting for the group (UK, France, USA), producing budgets, forecasts, pricing and profitability, working alongside the Financial Controller and reporting to the CFO.

  • Budgeting, forecasting and reporting for the group
  • Design and produce monthly management reporting packs
  • Product & channel profitability reporting
  • Pricing analysis
  • Business partner to marketing / sales teams
  • Cash flow forecasting and reporting
  • Advise CFO on all management accounting matters
  • Ad hoc reporting

Direct Colleagues
  • Financial controllers
  • Accounts Payable
  • Credit Manager
  • Factory accounting team / factory management accountant

Must Have:
  • Graduate qualified ACA / CIMA / ACCA with 5+ years experience in management accounting
  • French language
  • Experience setting up budgeting, forecasting and reporting from scratch
  • experience working with ERP packages
  • Advanced Excel (pivot tables, lookups)
  • Industry experience:
    • International group / multicompany consolidation / multiple currencies
    • Manufacturing business
    • International intercompany trading

Preferred but not essential
  • Use of M3
  • Fashion industry experience

Key Competencies:
  • Drive, initiative and energy
  • Organisational and planning ability
  • Ability to influence others
  • Judgement on business and financial
  • Attention to detail and determination to meet deadlines with quality work
  • Ability to relate numbers to the business, pick out and communicate the key financial issues for the business
  • Good communication skills - written and spoken
  • Ability to flourish in dynamic SME environment

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.