Management Accountant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior PQ/Finalist Management Accountant role for tech business in central London. Up to £43k plus bonus

Your new company
You will be joining a global, well established tech business that operate in the media industry. They serve 1000s of advertisers and publishers and have a an impact on over 100 countries. Well established with an effective business model they are an ambitious and supportive business based in the heart of London.

Your new role
You will be working as a Management Accountant working directly alongside a Finance Director who has a wealth of experience to help you develop your career and skills. You will be taking ownership over one of the entities of the business worth around £1-4m in turnover. It is a tech platform that has a footprint that covers over a Billion people around the world, largely in Africa and SE Asia. You will have to complete the full management accounts for this business on Xero software and Excel. There is the potential to set up more entities for this business and in the future manage staff. Duties will include:

  • Full set of management accounts with variance analysis, commentaries and investigation where needed
  • Business partnering
  • P&L production and review
  • Balance Sheet production and reconciliations
  • Cash-flow forecasting
  • Full budgeting and forecasting for the business
  • Bank reconciliations and payments
  • Tax and payroll
  • Foreign exchange
  • Month and year end closure (incl. accruals, prepayments, FAR, journals)
  • Assist with audit
  • Purchase and sales ledger management

    What you'll need to succeed
    You must be a ACCA/CIMA finalist or at least part qualified. You should have experience working in an SME business ideally dealing with international entities in multiple currencies. It is preferable if you have experience working in practice as well as industry. It is essential you are highly competent completing a full set of management accounts but also happy to complete transactional duties. Its beneficial if you have used Xero software before. It is highly important you have strong technical accounting knowledge, have an ambitious problem solving attitude to take ownership of the role. Communication skills and initiative are essential skills to be successful in this role.

    What you'll get in return
    You will receive a salary up to £43k plus a bonus. You will take on a role where you will be given ownership to make decisions to impact the business and bring improvements where you see fit. You will have autonomy but also hands on support from the FD where needed. You will get a wide range of exposure to a variety of accounts duties in a progressive role where you will develop and pick up new skills to enhance your career.

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