Management Accountant - Glasgow City Centre

Recruiter
Anderson Knight
Location
Glasgow
Salary
£37,000pa, plus bonus, pension and others
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exceptional opportunity has arisen for a newly qualified Management Accountant to join this fast growth, multi site retail business based in Glasgow City Centre. As the Management Accountant you will report directly into the Financial Controller and work closely with the wider business. The main purpose of this Management Accountant role is to produce timely and accurate financial and management information to enable the senior management team to make informed business decisions. You will also be responsible for maintaining the reliability and accuracy of the financial and management information that is reported to the business. Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities Relationship building/management, business partnering and analytical accounting support for relevant budget holders of the Business Unit. Preparing monthly management accounts for the Business Unit. Full ownership and reconciliation of the P&L, Balance Sheet and Cashflow statements and supporting schedules. Posting monthly journals including accruals. Preparing budgets and forecasts for budget holders alongside the Financial Planning Analyst. Preparation of monthly P&L commentary including variance analysis for each department within the Business Unit. Preparation of a management accounts pack which can be presented to the senior management team. Responsible for calculation and compilation of Business Unit relevant VAT Returns. Assist with statutory reporting and the audit process. Maintain a monthly schedule of 'Risks and Opportunities' for review with the Financial Controller and Financial Planning Analyst during reforecasts. Creation of new companies and sourcing of fiscal partners to support global business growth. To be considered for this role you must be newly qualified in either CIMA/ACCA and have strong partnering skills and a good technical skillset. This role requires autonomy so you must be able to demonstrate a high level of professional integrity. Retail experience is obviously advantageous. Click "APPLY NOW" to have your CV reviewed immediately.