Management Accountant Digital Publishing

09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am working with a global private equity backed digital publishing business. The business is expanding rapidly and their has never been a better time to get on board. It is looking to hire an ambitious, technically strong and personable Management Accountant.
This role reports directly into the Group Reporting Manager and is the primary Business Partner for the Corporate and Tech cost centres.
· Work with the cost centre owners to develop realistic budgets & forecasts and understand performance against these objectives
· Analyse the financial results with respect to performance against budget/forecasts and provide commentary as appropriate
· Develop and maintain reporting of capitalised labour costs against current projects
· Manage the relationship with the existing travel services provider and improve the quality and timeliness of reporting received
· Continuously seek ways to improve personal, team and business performance
· Ensure that all relevant information is communicated speedily and accurately in a way that ensures that the information is received and easily understood
· Ad-hoc work as required
Knowledge & Skills:
· Part qualified ACA, CIMA or ACCA
· Strong academic record
· Strong Excel & Powerpoint skills
· Good commercial acumen combined with robust numerical and analytical skills
· Articulate with strong verbal and written communication skills
· Ability to use initiative, anticipate issues and develop practical solutions in a collaborative manner
· Be committed and flexible in your approach to work and able to work under pressure, multi-task and prioritise work
· Passionate about providing support to the business; drive and enthusiasm to use management reporting to identify and deliver financial or operational improvements
This is a fantastic opportunity to join an expanding and globally recognised digital publishing business. The business has an excellent reputation for looking after their staff and offer plenty of opportunity for growth and development. Ideally they are looking for an outgoing individual who wants to get away from the desk and interact with the different cost centres and business units. If you feel you have the personality and skill set to succeed, please apply within.