Management Accountant

England, London
£45000 - £60000 per annum + pension, benefits
12 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Jacqueline Tan
Contract Type
Full Time

Management Accountant 

Our Client is an big player in the banking industry and is looking for an experienced management accountant to join their London office.

You will be required to:


  • Lead on market and staff headcount analysis, reporting and budgetary approval process.
  • Gather key input information to drive quarterly financial forecasting.
  • Co-ordinate the annual budget setting exercise, acting as main liaison point both within your team and the Finance Business Partner.
  • Support negotiation and analysis of tariffs charged to external counterparties.
  • Analyse key business drivers to determine the appropriate allocation of costs across the group to the Bank's numerous functions and services.
  • Serve as a point of challenge and financial control for expenditure across the group.
  • Review and approve transactions processing work of junior colleagues.


Skills in a strong candidate will comprise:


  • Knowledge of how the Bank operates in the financial markets.
  • Accounting skills, with a good understanding of management accounts, financial controls and central services costing models (essential).
  • An accounting qualification is advantageous.
  • Excellent analytical skills, being capable of providing concise explanations of the cause of reported variances (essential).
  • Competent user of Excel (essential). Advanced skills are advantageous.
  • Ability to communicate clearly in person with a diverse range of stakeholders and through reports which make clear recommendations (essential).
  • Self-motivated and be able to work under your own initiative (essential).
  • Comfortable driving forward work which is sometimes unstructured and effectively prioritising several live deliverables (essential).
  • Organised, responsible, capable of working under pressure and meeting deadlines (essential).

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