Management Accountant

Recruiter
Morgan Hunt
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Morgan Hunt are pleased to be assisting one of London's leading Universities with the recruitment of a qualified Management Accountant. Based in central London and working in a commercial finance team within the University the role will include but by no means be limited to:

  • Preparation of the annual budget end to end, including the communication to all relevant stakeholders
  • Quarterly forecast updates to actual revenue/capital income and expenditure with variances compared to budget analysis and written commentary
  • Monthly Management Reports on key financial information and other performance indicators with accompanying analysis - specifically on planned and reactive maintenance projects.
  • Day to day management of the Estates Capital Programme, providing support to Estates management and providing analysis on the programme performance.
  • Day to day management of the Estates staffing establishment, ensuring that all recruitment is currently within budget
  • Regular meetings with Budget Holders, acting as the first contact for financial support and training
  • Preparation of the annual budget end to end, including the communication to all relevant stakeholders
  • Quarterly forecast updates to actual income and expenditure with variance compared to budget analysis and written commentary
  • Preparation of journals for the posting of adjustments, internal transfers and other corrections to the general ledger
  • Monitoring departmental account balances
  • Setting up of new accounts in line with activity and VAT category
  • Regular liaison with Professional Services Finance and Financial Control and Analysis to provide reports and updates on key financial information including Capital cash-flow forecasts and depreciation schedules
  • Understanding and application of VAT issues in liaison with Taxation & Commercial Accounting, Financial Accounting
  • Understanding and application of accounting for Fixed Assets in liaison with Financial Accounting
  • Liaison representative with Internal and External Audit


The ideal candidate for this role will be a qualified Accountant, ideally from the HE or property sectors. Excellent communication and presentation skills are essential as the role will involve a high degree of business partnering and providing financial advice to none financial staff. The role will be for approximately 6 months and is an urgent requirement so only candidates who are immediately available or on a weeks notice can be considered at this point.

Morgan Hunt is a multi award winning Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer.


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