Management Accountant

Recruiter
Office Angels
Location
Ruislip
Salary
£35000 per annum
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

JOB TITLE: Temporary Management Accountant - Maternity Cover

DEPT: Finance

REPORTS TO: Company Secretary/Financial Director

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JOB PURPOSE

Hold responsibility for the Management Accounting function for the company.

ACCOUNTABILITIES

Monthly Management reporting & any other reporting requirements internally and to Head Office

Preparation of the month end & Annual year-end financial reporting packs, Audit files, CT packs , and other regulatory reporting

Preparation, discussion & presentation of regular forecasting using the tools of Excel, Cognos, and the ERP Accounting system

Involvement in conjunction with the Company secretary in the annual, interim budgets build

Management of AP and AR functions

Management of the Logistics function jointly with the Company Secretary

Any other tasks in relation to the Finance Dept.

Cover the Company Secretary in the case of absence

DECISION MAKING AUTHORITY

The Job holder has power to recommend on any matter regarding the effectiveness of costs, solutions and processes relating to the core management accounting function and supply chain

PROBLEMS AND CHALLENGES

Maintain good working relations with Head Office affiliated subsidiaries

Dealing with Audit requirements pertinent to the role of Management Accountant.

Dealing with matters/issues with regard to customers , in particular the large Retailers

Dealing with department heads on matters in relation to their project spend from budget, spend, ,adjustment and forecast

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

PART QUALIFIED minimum level of qualification required for the role

A high level of initiative to deal with unexpected matters as and when they occur in all matters of Management accounting..

Ensuring adequate level of technical knowledge, and maintenance thereof in regard to requirements of the role

Proficiency in the use of Excel to advanced level (Vlookups, Graphical, modelling), Experience of an accounting system (we use Microsoft Dynamics - Navision)

Understanding of the budgetary process including the application of project accounting to achieve

Understanding of the retailer business model and the accounting treatment with regard to Retailer payments, remittance deductions, and matters relating to their T&C ,and supply chain

  • This will be a Full Time role: Mon to Fri - 8.45am to 5.00pm (37.5 hours per week).
  • At least 2 years' experience an absolute must.
  • Start date approximately to be 20th November 2017 (TBC) ending 14th December 2018 (TBC).
  • Salary will £35,000 per annum.
  • 3 months probationary from start date.
  • Operational Team Management Experience essential - will also have to be able to incorporate/learn our logistics dept. function (1 staff) as well as looking after AP & AR staff (2 staff).
  • A small amount of audit experience- this person will be the first point of contact day-to-day for auditors and will be doing some of the audit preparation schedules (Nov-March) so ideally needs to have done this at least once (even on a small scale will be beneficial)
  • Comfortable & Flexible with learning & covering Logistics dept. as and when required.

Office Angels is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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