Management Accountant

Recruiter
Jupiter Marketing Group
Location
Newport,Telford
Salary
£40000 - £50000/annum
Posted
20 May 2017
Closes
19 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Management Accountant to join Jupiter Marketing Ltd based in Newport, Staffordshire. In return, we offer a competitive salary of £35-40K per annum, 29 days holiday including bank holidays, company laptop, company phone plus the opportunity to work for a customer centric business that turns over £65m pa.

Jupiter Marketing Group provides fresh produce for suppliers, customers and employees globally. Our values speak for themselves and they are the reason why we have built such a great reputation in the industry.

The Management Accountant will report to the Head of Finance and will manage a team of four. The role will involve the general management of accounts for Jupiter Marketing Ltd and Jupiter Groups Companies as well as planning, reporting and compliance.

Duties will include:

* Oversee the operations of the management accounting and purchase ledger wing of the business ensuring costing is captured accurately and consistently
* Oversee and assist where necessary the accounting operations of subsidiary corporations & JV agreements
* Manage and prepare the monthly/weekly management reporting pack
* Help develop and monitor appropriate KPIs for the business
* Implement and review processes within the finance/purchase ledger team
* Lead the recruitment of team members as and when required

* Aid in the preparation of annual operating budgets and integrated longer term financial forecasts for profit and loss, balance sheet and cash flow (2 5 years)
* Assist senior management in the review/due diligence of potential mergers and acquisitions
* Monthly review of overhead / direct costs to see where cost savings can be made
* Ensure adequate provisions are made within the accounts for currency exposure within the group

* Establish and maintain financial reporting systems with controls and procedures that safeguard company assets and ensuring adequate segregation of duties exists within your team
* Issue timely and complete management reports
* Coordinate the preparation of the year end P&Ls and supporting documentation
* Recommend benchmarks against which to measure the performance of company operations
* Analyse and issue financial and operating metrics on a weekly / monthly basis
* Analyse variances from the budget and report significant issues to senior management on a monthly basis
* Provide a system of management cost reports
* Provide financial analysis as needed

The successful Management Accountant will have:

* A Bachelor's degree in a numerate discipline or CIMA / ACCA qualification
* Relevant business experience in a commercial accounting environment
* Worked within management accounts as well as an analytical role
* Highly proficient Microsoft Excel skills including reporting functions as well as formulas
* Experience in Sage X3 ideally
* Experience of implementing and improving ERP systems ideally

The hours of work are Monday to Friday 8am-5pm. The role will involve travel as needed to company subsidiaries and periodic weekend or evening work is expected.

It is an exciting time to join an international company as we grow from strength to strength. Please apply online today to be considered for the Management Accountant role