Management Accountant

Recruiter
Four Financial Recruitment Ltd
Location
Bolton
Salary
£35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
14 Apr 2017
Closes
14 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A leading provider of products and services in the Financial Services arena are currently looking to recruit for a Management Accountant in their Bolton office. The Group continues to see strong positive organic growth and will look to continue to expand through further acquisitions where this is viable.

Joining the Group Finance team, which is responsible for the production of consolidated accounts for the group as well as other monthly and quarterly consolidated reports. The team is also responsible for managing the production of the Bolton headquartered subsidiary statutory and management accounts. Reporting to the Group Accountant, the successful candidate will work as part of the Group Finance Team as follows:

·Assisting with preparation of consolidated management and statutory accounts
·Involvement with preparation of the monthly consolidated Board Pack, including design and development of additional reports and further areas of management information
·Assisting with preparation and maintenance of budgets and forecasts for the Bolton headquartered subsidiaries and analysis of results, including understanding of variances to prior period actual results and budgets
·Carrying out analysis in other relevant areas, such as performance of group managed funds relative to markets or of the Group's subsidiaries relative to competitors
·Supporting other Group functions (for example HR, Pricing and Fund Accounting) where required
·Working with the Group Finance team to continue to improve controls and processes
·Working on ad hoc projects such as preparing analysis on potential acquisitions and involvement in due diligence

The ideal candidate will be a graduate recently qualified accountant ACA/ACCA/CIMA, preferably with audit experience within the financial services industry but not essential. You will be technically strong with good analytical skills and will have proactive problem-solving skills. You will have the ability to work independently to introduce analysis in areas previously unexplored by the Group but will also be skilled in building productive relationships within the finance team and with other departments. On offer is an excellent salary, benefits, bonus scheme plus a 35hr working week. If this role sounds of interest please send your CV to