Interim Senior Management Accountant - Wimbledon

Carlton Recruitment
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Interim Senior Management Accountant (6 to 9 Months)

Are you looking for a role that will accelerate your career in Finance? Carlton Recruitment is pleased to announce that our prestigious client is currently seeking an Interim Senior Management Accountant to join their dynamic and enthusiastic team, based in Wimbledon. Your role will include:

Key Responsibilities

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Preparation of regular forecasts, annual budgets and all necessary financial and regulatory reporting
  • Regular cash flow forecasts
  • To provide insightful and value adding analysis & review
  • To support the commercial agenda and wider business strategy
  • To ensure financial rigour, governance and controls are in place
  • Delivering accurately within tight timescales on multiple projects
  • Review internal procedures, identifying any weaknesses and providing recommendations for improvements


  • To retain an effective Management Accounting team by recruiting, selecting, and training employees so that service levels are maintained and people development is in place
  • To maintain employee performance and records so that effective people management in line with policy is in place
  • To contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed so that United Response’s objectives and targets can be achieved
  • To lead, coach, train and motivate the team by holding team and one to one meetings, regular reviews & appraisals, reviewing structure, resource and recruitment needs, resolving performance issues
  • To ensure effective communication within team, business and to external parties
  • To train front line Managers on budget holder reports including Profit & Loss accounts

Personal Specification

  • Client Focus - Always tries to exceed client expectations, delivering results and thinks and acts ahead for the team
  • Doing Things Better - Aims for significant improvement
  • Communication - Adapting and tailoring your communication
  • Developing Each Other - Helps others to learn
  • Working Together - Invites contribution
  • Driving Performance - Setting expectations for the team
  • Leadership - Creates direction for the team
  • Background in an Accountancy Practice advantageous
  • Qualified finance professional (ACA, ACCA or CIMA)
  • Efficient time management
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail skills are a must
  • Ability to work within a fast paced environment
  • Entrepreneurial attitude and work ethic
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

The benefits

  • 25 days paid annual leave, which increases after 3 and 5 years’ service
  • Pension contribution
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Access to free occupational health, physiotherapy, counselling and advice services
  • Travel to work scheme (season ticket loan)
  • Access to an online shopping platform with discounts from over 3,500 retailers

Unfortunately, due to the high number of applications currently being received, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.