Senior Management Accountant

England, London
£50000 - £55000 per annum
29 Apr 2021
06 May 2021
JN -042021-2568165
James Fowler
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Management Accountant to join a well-known, PE-backed consumer goods business based in central London.

Client Details

My client is a rapid-growth PE-backed consumer goods business based in central London.


The Senior Management Accountant will play a key role in ensuring that the management accounts process is smooth and reporting is clear, accurate and right first time.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Ownership of the month end management accounts process
  • Line management for 1 direct report
  • Monthly P&L variance analysis
  • Management of central overheads
  • Ownership of prepayments, accruals, direct costs & controllable costs
  • Preparation of the month end P&Ls for 35 stores across the UK
  • Supporting the Store managers to grow their business
  • Preparation of VAT reconciliations
  • Support the Financial Controller to improve processes
  • Supporting the head of FP&A in ad-hoc requests
  • Year end audit requests
  • Ad-hoc projects and tasks as requested by the Financial Controller


The successful Senior Management Accountant will have the following credentials:

  • Qualified accountant - ACA/ACCA/CIMA or qualified by experience
  • Experience within the retail/consumer/luxury/hospitality goods sector desirable
  • Multi-site P&L management accounts production
  • Know the basics - double-entry book keeping, balance sheet recs, management reporting, cashflow management, month-end process
  • Strong excel skills. VLOOKUP's, SUMIFS, pivots.
  • Excellent communicator with the ability to interact with a wide variety of stakeholders

Job Offer

Basic salary of between £50,000 to £55,000 + benefits & excellent scope for progression