Management Accountant

Recruiter
Blueprint Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Location
Cheshire
Salary
£200 - £223 p day
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
08 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Excellent opportunity for an experienced Management Accountant to join a main contractor on an initial 3 month contract, with the possibility of going permanent, in Cheshire. Our client provides integrated engineering services to the highways sector, and has worked on a number of major projects across the UK. Due to an increasing workload, they are seeking an enthusiastic Management Accountant to join their team. Key roles and responsibilities: - Assisting the Regional Finance Manager with detailed analysis for costs and project costings - Conducting a major analysis of the fleet and plant costs - Carrying-out detailed costing analysis - Running review sessions with the Business Plan Managers and Project Managers - Assisting the Project Managers with producing spend profiles for their schemes - Consolidating the spend profiles into a forecast for the client, and internal use - Month-end journal preparation and report updates - Conducting balance sheet reconciliations - Acting as a mentor to the Finance Apprentice - Ad hoc reporting Essential skills and experience: - Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA - Proven experience within a Management Accountant role - Advanced Microsoft Excel skills, and experience with Microsoft Word and Outlook - Demonstrated knowledge of accounting principles and processes - Understanding of the principles for the preparation and monitoring of annual budgets and forecasts - Experience using accounting software packages (CPA, Sun, and Vision would be desirable) - Excellent written and verbal communication skills - Good organisational skills, with the ability to prioritise workloads and meet deadlines To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK without visa restrictions.
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