Management Accountant

Page Personnel Finance
South East London
£30000 - £35000 per annum
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

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.

Client Details

Our client is a prestigious and international Arts dealer based in South East London.


The 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

Job Offer

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.