Management Accountant

Recruiter
Gleeson Recruitment Group
Location
Birmingham
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Gleeson Recruitment Group is currently working alongside a market leading business based in Birmingham to appoint a Management Accountant to the team.

This is a permanent opportunity paying circa £35,000 per annum + study support

Introduction

To be responsible for high-quality management accounting service whereby the daily, weekly and monthly numbers represent a consistent and accurate picture of the financial performance and position of the business. Providing support to business partners in a trusted and consistent manner.

Principle Accountabilities

* Ensuring the completeness and accuracy of the nominal ledger

* Delivering robust reconciliations that confidently confirm the completeness and accuracy of our financial performance & position

* Managing project and account code allocations

* Liaising with Business Partners and other stakeholders to ensure business situations are reflected in the accounts

* Reconciling balances to source systems, third party information and other reference points

* Analysing balance movements and investigating deviations from expectation

* Playing a key role in the monthly period end close including variance analysis and review of P&L and Balance Sheet to production of management accounts

* Supporting the Shared Services Accounting Team Manager in managing the workload of the team and supporting ad hoc requirements

* Maintaining adherence to approval requirements and other policies

* Contributing ideas and recommendations for team improvement and actively driving these forward

* Monitoring and influencing team KPIs

Skills and Experience

* As a minimum CIMA/CCAB/ACCA part-qualified

* Demonstrates a high level of comfort in using accounting systems

* Aware of the varying ways nominal ledger transactions are posted and implications for the control approach

* Strong data analysis skills (Excel inevitable; BI systems an advantage)

* High level of attention to detail and a satisfaction in accuracy

* Excellent verbal, interpersonal, and written skills (ability to communicate across a wide range of internal and external stakeholders)

* Excellent time management skills (ability to work in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines)

* Excellent organisation and prioritisation skills (ability to work independently, flexibly and responsively)

* Committed team player with a genuine 'can do' attitude (hard working, uses initiative and great with colleagues)

If this role is of interest do not hesitate in applying!


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