Management Accountant (construction)

The Staffing Hub
London (Greater)
From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Position: Management Accountant

Superior: UK Chief Financial Controller

The candidate will be required to have strong accounting and analytical skills in order to perform the following activities:

Key duties:

·Monthly Work in Progress calculation, including the calculation for projects in foreign currency;

·Preparation of Annual Statutory Accounts;

·Supervision of the Accounting staff

·General understanding of foreign exchange risks on projects and derivatives contracts; calculation of IAS 39; preparation on a monthly basis of the “Currency Risk Report” identifying situations of over/under-hedging that require to be addressed;

·Warranty provision calculation;

·Support CFO with analysis on contract revenues/variations and claims and adoption of new IFRS 15;

·Support CFO in preparation of quarterly forecasts and Annual Budget – analysis of deviations;

·Review of Corporation Tax Return;

·Preparing and submitting to HMRC VAT reports;

·Support CFO in fulfilling tasks of SAO (“Senior Accountant Officer”) and preparation of tax strategy;

·Preparation of Monthly Presentations to Management;

·Dealing with Auditors’ requests on a quarterly basis.

Person Specification

The successful candidate will have:

·A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role (preferably within a Construction or Audit company);

·Multi-currency experience;

·Strong Excel skills;

·Solid previous SAP experience;

·Strong analytical skills and a willingness to learn;

·Great written and oral communication skills; Attention to detail;

·And be:

·Ideally qualified

·Able to manage and motivate other accounting staff;

·Highly efficient and self-motivated;

·Able to work both individually and as part of a team;

·Good at working efficiently, prioritizing tasks and meeting deadlines; and

·Adept at keeping their cool under pressure.

This job was originally posted as