Interim Management Accountant (Temporary to Permanent)

Alexander Daniels Ltd
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Alexander Daniels are working with an extremely profitable SME company based in Coventry to recrruit a temporary to permanent Management Accountant. My Client operates as a manufacturer and has grown greatly in the past two three years due to a number of acquisitions.

The Management Accountant will be a integral part of the finance function and will report directly to the Head of Finance and deputise in their absence. The chosen Management Accountant will need to be a strong all-rounder and keen to understand the full commercial activities of the business.

The Management Accountant will be responsible for:

  • Timely and accurate production of management information to support senior managers with decision making
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts and rolling forecasts
  • Producing month end and year end journals, including accruals and prepayments
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Budgeting and Forecasting
  • Variance analysis
  • Establishing and rolling out KPI's
  • Maintaining tight financial controls and improving processes where necessary
  • Cost controls
  • Assisting in the preparation of VAT returns
  • Preparation of statutory returns

The ideal Management Accountant will have the following experience:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified. Qualified by experienced candidates may be considered with suitable experience
  • Good knowledge of accounting standards
  • Able to work automously where necessary and able to cover for the Head of Finance in their absence
  • Commercial awareness, ensuring a full understanding of what the numbers mean
  • Able to confidently present financial information to non-financial team members
  • Strong analytical skills
  • At least intermediate MS Excel skills
  • Sage line 50 experience (ideal)
  • Experience within a similar position
  • Available at relatively short notice

If you meet the above criteria and see yourself as my Clients Management Accountant please do not hesitate to apply.

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