Commercial Accountant

Macildowie Associates
10 Jan 2018
20 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Macildowie Finance are working on an exclusive basis with a leading SME business based in North Leicestershire. Reporting directly to the FD of this business the role is massively varied in its nature dealing with a plethora of internal and external stakeholders including the MD, Sales force, customers, suppliers and colleagues within the wider group function.

This role will require a hands on operational/management accountant with a strong attention to detail and passion for process improvement to join this well established and hugely successful business as they embark on a period of growth both domestically and internationally.

Responsibilities will include:

Ensuring the timely and accurate production of monthly management accounts and supporting commentary on areas of variance to plan.
Working closely with senior level operational stakeholders to help them to understand key financial performance indicators and support the decision making process.
Working with the operational teams to provide accurate forecasting and budgeting support.
Tight management of the company's cashflow.
VAT reporting and management
Production of performance reports to be delivered to the board.
Leverage systems capabilities to improve the accuracy and timeliness of reporting

Partner with operations to drive business efficiencies and improve performance.
To be considered for this role you must be ACCA/CIMA/ACA qualified with strong Excel skills (Pivots, Looks Ups, Ifs are essential)
You will have previous experience of working in a hands on accounting role with a rounded nature management accountant, statutory reporting and business partnering.

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