The management accountant is a key role, responsible for accurate financial reporting and insightful business analysis. Providing support to the FC in business planning & reporting and acting as a mentor to the rest of the finance team.
Our client is a prestigious and international Arts dealer based in South East London.
DescriptionThe successful Management Accountant candidate can expect to carry out the following responsibilities:* Prepare timely production of monthly management accounts and KPIs* Complete the production of monthly balance sheet reconciliations* Gain a good understanding of cost base and account for variances at month end* Reconcile monthly revenue to cost of sales and work with the business to investigate and explain differences* Produce a weekly cash flow forecast and monitor capital expenditure projects* Providing value add business analysis* Produce weekly estimates and conversions reports* Work with the Financial Controller to structure Finance processes to achieve accounting best practice* Ability to manipulate large volume of data efficiently.* Undertake process review of scheduled tasks, streamline and/or automate where possible* Review the submission of all statutory returns, including VAT, National Statistics and Insurance renewals;* Provide holiday cover for other team members* Proactive business partnering* Participating in projects* Respond to ad hoc reporting requirements as required
The ideal Management Accountant candidate will hold the following qualities:
* Highly numerate with excellent attention to detail* Excellent computer literacy, including strong Excel skills (advanced analytical abilities).* Experience of extracting data from finance ledger systems and business systems to provide profitability analysis* Newly qualified or in final stages of study* Confident and effective communicator, with finance and non-finance colleagues* Persistent character with the ability to challenge processes* Ability to manage time effectively and know when to escalate issues* Flexible and co-operative approach to work, ability to impart knowledge to Finance team colleagues
We would like to offer this opportunity to a motivated and eager individual. Our client is a well established Arts dealer based in South East London.