Management Accountant

Recruiter
Communicate
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
Up to £60,000
Posted
24 May 2019
Closes
31 May 2019
Ref
SMMA21
Experience Levels
Newly Qualified
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Unique opportunity for a Management Accountant to join a market-leading retail business based in London. My client is looking for a fully qualified (ACCA/CIMA) individual with previous experience in the Retail/Marketing sector. This role sits within the UK accounting team working closely with non-financial stakeholders and providing financial analysis and insight into their operational activity. 

This position will suit someone with strong attention to detail and offer a high level of accuracy and rigour. 

the key responsibilities of this role include,

  • Producing monthly management accounts, with accruals and prepayments where appropriate.
  • Construct variance analysis and commentary to further increase accuracy in reporting to stakeholders.
  • Produce analysis and reporting on central costs to support business and stakeholder objectives.
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliations to ensure all controls are conducted accordingly for accurate year-end audit purposes. 
  • Delivery of overhead re-projections as part of the Group quarterly re-projection process.
  • Provide the UK Finance Manager with support on AD HOC activities.

The successful candidate will possess the following,

  • CIMA/ACCA Qualified Accountant with ideally 1-2 years Post Qualified Experience 
  • Experience in a management accounting or financial reporting role
  • Good Microsoft Excel skills – quick and efficient at creating reports and manipulating data
  • Able to analyze information and present it in a format that is easily understood by the audience
  • Strong relationship builder with those inside and outside of Finance
  • A background in Retail or Marketing in favoured but not essential