Assistant Management Accountant

Recruiter
LG Recruitment
Location
Durham
Salary
From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted
07 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client have been established over 50 years in their industry and have the need for a highly motivated person to join their team. The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years experience in and be responsible for the financial and sales reporting framework, whilst supporting the preparation of the Management Accounts.


Key Responsibilities

  • Identify the financial status by comparing and analysing actual results with plans and forecasts.
  • Guides cost and overhead analysis by establishing and enforcing policies and procedures; providing trends and forecasts; explaining processes and techniques; recommending actions.
  • Improve the financial status by analysing results; monitoring variances; identifying trends; recommending actions to management.
  • Assisting with the planning and budgeting process.
  • Assisting budget holders so that they understand key financial concepts. Ensure all budget holders understand the financial information they are sent every month and to answer questions they may have.
  • Assisting the Management Accountant with working capital and treasury management, ensuring best use of resources and adequate funding for the future business strategy.
  • To assist in the production monthly management accounts including the preparation of key analysis reports including but not limited to P&L, balance sheet, cash flow, capital expenditure analysis, aged debtor analysis, aged creditor analysis.
  • Supporting the CRM framework and development of reporting tools for the Commercial Team.
  • Monthly distribution and ongoing development of the sales analysis pack.

  • Qualification, Skills & Knowledge

  • Ability to collect, analyse, understand and evaluate complex information with good attention to detail.
  • High level of computer literacy, including exceptional working knowledge of Excel, database analysis and Crystal Reports.
  • Good understanding of key financial statements including but not limited to P&L, balance sheet, cash flow.
  • Focussed on providing value-adding information with a balance between “crunching” data and supply of information.
  • Experience

  • Minimum of 2-3 years’ experience with database interrogation tools.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years’ experience in an accounting function or environment.
  • An accountancy degree or qualification would be desirable.
  • If this sounds like your ideal role, send me your CV today!


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