Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bristol
Salary: £39k - 42k per year
Reference: RB11567
Contact Name: Katie Wilson-Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 27, 2020 18:15

Job Description

Would you describe yourself as organised, professional and customer focused? Could you provide sound financial support to a group of academies? Are you confident leading on all month end activities and the closedown of accounts? If yes, this could be your new role!

This permanent Management Accountant is for an impressive organisation with sites across the country. Based in Bristol you would have full autonomy of your own work whilst being fully supported by the Head of Finance and the Director. You would be mainly responsible for month end reporting whilst providing a customer focused approach whilst assisting with stakeholder engagement. Day to day responsibilities include:

  • Flag financial concerns to the Head of Finance.
  • Monitor contracts and ensure value for money and effective delivery.
  • Have confidence in challenging business partners if necessary.
  • Ensure that financial processes are efficient and robust and suggest improvements if necessary.
  • Provide sound information and advice to a range of internal staff.
  • Be responsible for the close-down of accounts.
  • Provide hands on support to a small team.

This Management Accountant will be confident, adaptable and driven to provide an excellent service to customers. You will be tenacious, resilient yet personable and be able to keep on top of a busy and varied workload. This is a unique opportunity with brilliant growth potential for the right candidate.

This successful candidate will be:

  • Studying towards an accountancy qualification (ACA, CIMA or ACCA).
  • Confident leading the month end reporting process from start to finish.
  • Experienced in relationship management.

Experience in the education sector is desirable but not essential.

If you could be interested in this opportunity, please do not hesitate to apply as applications will be reviewed daily.