Management Accountant

The Graduate Project Ltd
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is a well established FMCG company based in the heart of Surrey who are currently recruiting for a Management Accountant . The Management Accountant will play a key role in assisting the company to achive the targets set out for its 5 year vision, through providing financial insight to the business. This is a newly created role, which would best suit a candidate who is keen to progress their career in a growing, dynamic business.

Responsible for:

  • Supporting the production of period end accounts and the preparation of associated reports.
  • Delivering a proactive analysis of period end reporting including the identification, investigation and explanation of variances against budget / forecast and review of risks and opportunities.
  • Determining, analysing and interpreting key business drivers and performance measures.
  • Maintaining and reconciling the general ledgers and resolving any queries arising.
  • Designing and building management information reporting facilities
  • Producing cost benefit analyses to help drive improvements to revenue and profits.
  • Financial analysis of product costings for pricing decisions and contract viability.
  • Building close working relationships with operational teams
  • Working with the Financial Controller and CFO to review processes
  • Engaging with internal stakeholders in ongoing cost reduction projects.
  • Facilitating the budget setting process and contributing to the preparation of annual and medium term business plans across the business.
  • Identifying opportunities to improve working practices and processes in the Finance Team.
  • Ideally part qualified / studying (AAT, CIMA, ACCA, ACMA) or equivalent experience
  • Strong financial analysis skill
  • Excellent interpersonal abilities
  • Experience / understanding of FX, working in a variety of currencies
  • Great communication skills (both verbal and written)