Interim Management Accountant
This is a contract role that is well suited to an accountant with a broad skillset that is mainly geared towards the management accounting side.
My client are a leading software business that have a global footprint and are experiencing rapid growth. This is a great time to join a company that has a real long term vision.
The key responsibilities within this role are focused on 3 areas:
- Business Support: Business Partner for one business unit. Provide financial information and support to the business and assist/lead quarterly forecasts and leveraging the proprietary metrics to ensure high business performance. Assist project teams to guide their focus onto key performance issues and help them measure their impact and improvement.
- Reporting:Internal and external reporting including monthly and quarterly reporting, and statutory audit of the annual report. Preparation of monthly management accounts, P&L, Management reports, KPIs and variance analysis. Experience with understanding and applying accounting guidelines both internally and externally ideally including experience with IFRS.
- Finance: Calculate and process royalties and sales commission. Responsible for credit control procedure and cash flow statements, intercompany balances, prepayments, accruals, balance sheet reconciliations. Corporation tax experience is a plus but not essential.
The successful candidate will be either immediately available or available at short notice. This candidate will be either a fully qualified accountant or qualified by experience with a track record of driving the commercial performance of a business unit.
Strong Excel skills are a must (including pivot tables and look up functions) as it is essential for all analysis and reporting duties.
A very competitive salary is on offer and this salary range is dependent on qualification and level of experience.