SME Management Accountant
Management Accountant | Shrivenham / Watchfield SN6 | Manufacturing SME
Your new role
You'll be joining an exciting high-value manufacturing SME who have recently been acquired by a market leading defence contractor which provides healthy investment into the business. You'll be joining as a key member of the small finance function, reporting to the Financial Controller and Managing Director, and overseeing the day-to-day activities of the Accounts Assistant (credit control, payroll, etc).
Your role will encompass business partnering with operational stakeholders, preparing monthly management accounts along with variance analysis and balance sheet reconciliations, cash flow forecasting, and performing and controlling monthly analysis of P&L movements.
This is a newly created position that has broad exposure across the local team and wider business, and offers an excellent opportunity for anyone looking to step into a Financial Controller position in the future. The business offers excellent internal training and development and encourages professional development available throughout the business.
What you'll need to succeed
You'll be a qualified accountant or strong part-qualified/finalist/qualified by experience finance professional with relevant experience preparing management accounts and overseeing transactional finance processes - ideally with a mix of large company and SME exposure due to the nature of the reporting structure. Experience with Sage Payroll and ERP accounting software/systems is also highly desirable.
What you'll get in return
- Competitive basic salary of circa. £40,000 - £48,000
- Profit related pay / annual bonus
- 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
- Early finish on Fridays (3pm)
- Discounted onsite gym and cafe
- Excellent share purchase scheme (highly profitable)
- Flexible working
- Multiple company activity days and leisure events organised
What you need to do now
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