Management Accountant

11 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The organisation:

Intraining and Rathbone are divisions of NCG; one of the UK?s largest national training and college groups. With a combined turnover of £50m they specialise in providing employers and individuals with apprenticeships, skills and qualifications that make a real difference in the workplace. In addition, Intraining and Rathbone play a vital role in creating prospects for thousands of young people at risk of long term social and economic exclusion by engaging or re-engaging them in learning. Operating a nationwide network of training centres, they work with thousands of learners and businesses every year, regionally and nationally, to help them reach their full potential and build a talented workforce through high quality education and training.

The role:

Reporting jointly to the Finance Managers, the Management Accountants jobs have been newly created to strengthen the finance team by enabling the production of timely and accurate financial and operational performance information. To support the business by working with non-financial managers within the organisation, helping them understand performance and improvement opportunities.

The jobs key responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Assist Finance Manager?s in all tasks as appropriate
  • Ensure accurate reporting of results
  • Margin analysis by contract, programme, framework, standard, area
  • Prepare KPIs, dashboards and reporting packs
  • Prepare presentations to communicate financial performance
  • Data manipulation and interrogation
  • Month end journals and first cut P&L preparation
  • Investigation of variances and performance trends
  • Assist in the preparation of accurate and realistic monthly forecasts and budgets

As an experienced Management Accountant, you will provide accurate and timely performance data and information, ensuring KPIs and reporting packs are available on time for the Operational Management and the Finance Managers to use. You will assist in ensuring that the performance against budgets and contracts is fully understood, and provide forecasts that are both accurate and demonstrate a reliable view of future performance.

The Candidate:

You will be a Part Qualified Accountant ? working towards the latter stages of a professional accountancy qualification (CIMA, ACA, ACCA, CIPFA) with at least 3 years? experience in a finance role. You will have proven management accounts preparation experience and the natural desire to look at ways to continually improve existing finance processes, learning and developing as you become a fully qualified accountant. You will be recognised as providing an excellent service by internal customers, be financially astute and have the drive to progress and succeed.

The Opportunity:

Both the 2 Management Accountants? jobs are superb opportunities for self-motivated commercial trainee finance professionals to join a team and become a key part of these new roles moulding and development. You will get superb exposure to supporting a business pre-qualification and be equally supported and developed by like-minded Finance Managers as you work towards finishing your qualification.

The positions are based in Central Manchester, conveniently near to all public transport routes, and there will be occasional travel to sites nationally. It comes with a generous starting holiday allowance and flexible working practices as well as a defined contribution pension scheme.

How to apply:

Please visit the recruitment website at www. axonresourcing. com / jobs / intraining

Axon Resourcing are retained exclusively on this assignment and all 3rd Party CVs will be forwarded to intraining @ axonresourcing. com

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