Management Accountant
£38,000 - £43,000

Management Accountant

Ref: 76| Posted: 5th Aug 2019

Fast paced, niche manufacturing business in Rochester are currently looking for a Management Accountant to support the Finance Manager in the preparation of monthly management accounts, as well as support the year end/statutory obligations. 

Excellent opportunity for business partnering, as there is a strong emphasis on working with the budget holders to ensure variances are met with recommended remedial actions.  As this is a new role, there is lots of opportunity to add value from day one.

Detailed duties;

  • Production of month end packs to tight deadlines (working day 5)
  • Ownership of Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Inter-company reporting
  • Assisting with the consolidation of management accounts
  • Identify remedial action for variances between actual and budgeted expenditure
  • Assisting with Corporation Tax and VAT returns
  • Annual budget and forecasts
  • Assist with Year End
  • Adhoc project work including costing

The successful candidate will ideally be formally qualified or at the least, working towards formal qualification (ACA/ACCA/CIMA). 

  • Be able to produce management accounts with minimal supervision
  • Possess strong technical acumen, ideally experience of both UK GAAP and IFRS
  • Advanced users of Excel

The role would ideally suit a progressive individual who can challenge the status quo, striving to provide continuous improvement of processes/controls.

The team is very nurturing, with a strong leader at the helm.  It’s a great opportunity for someone to develop their accountancy career supported by a very driven management team.