Management Accounting Manager

England, West Sussex, Horsham
£45000 - £55000 per annum
23 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016
Keeran Shah
Contract Type
Full Time

Robertson Bell Finance are proud to be exclusively partnered with Southern Housing Group in their search for a Management Accounting Manager to be based at their office in Horsham, West Sussex.

Southern Housing Group is one of the largest housing associations in southern England and has a well-established reputation as a successful business with social objectives. With over 30,000 properties across various tenure types; council housing, shared ownership, affordable rent, private market rent and outright sales, serving more than 67,000 people across London and the South East. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an organisation that makes a tangible difference to lives and communities.

This dynamic and multifaceted Group have an annual rent revenue of £160m and are now at an exciting stage of their development. This newly defined role; Management Accounting Manager will have full autonomy to shape the management reporting function and truly make it your own. It is an exciting time with plenty of interesting and CV enhancing work to be done. You will lead the management accounts team through the month end process and produce accurate reporting and KPI's for the business, as well as assisting in the annual budget and forecast cycles for the Group. Duties will include, but are not limited to:

*Manage, coach and develop a team of part qualified management accountants, ensuring outstanding customer service across the business
*Lead the team to produce the month end reporting and KPI's for all companies
*Manage the production of business unit management accounts and budget holder reports
*Consolidation of the Group Management Accounts
*Participate in non - accounting projects to bring about continuous improvements in efficiency and effectiveness of business operations
*Define strong policies and processes for the management reporting function
The successful candidate could be working in any business sector but must have a demonstrable track record of delivery and success. You will be a qualified accountant with the gravitas needed to execute this role. Strong communication skills will be key, as is having the ability to build rapport with your finance and non-finance colleagues.

Some of the key points of this opportunity, unlike some others, is that the work-life balance, holidays and pension scheme is very strong within the organisation. A big plus.

Please note the closing date for applications is 13th October and interviews will be on the 18th October. Your application will be handled by our Retained Search Agents, Robertson Bell.