Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3443842_1538750307
Contact Name: Andrew Piercy
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 05, 2018 15:38

Job Description

Interim Management Accountant

We are looking for an interim resource to cover an employee's period of leave to allow the team to continue financial support to the Business streams and IT function during their absence. Main Tasks Day to Day Duties will include

  • Interpreting and reporting on the project month end results to incorporate into the relevant business stream financial results. Including financial ownership of the projects sitting within the IT function
  • Supporting the Mid - month / quarterly forecasting process as well as variance on budgets
  • Commercial Ad Hoc analysis, including supporting finance based commercial projects such as reviewing the process of overheads and the profitability project
  • Finance ownership of the Order book process
  • Supporting the project controls / process teams and providing financial advice as and when necessary
  • Financial admin support including transactional processing. Including providing rates to projects.
  • Driving rate audits on projects to ensure completion and reconciliation of charges on actual cost contracts.
  • Occasional finance support for the Bid processes, working with bid teams to develop competitively priced tenders
  • Control of the balance sheet accounts for the project


  • CIMA/ACCA Qualified
  • 5+ years Finance experience

The person will need to: -

  • Have the ability and confidence to challenge senior stakeholders
  • Be ambitious and also prepared to get involved in the detail
  • Demonstrate examples of when they have used their initiative
  • Demonstrate examples of when they have taken ownership and the result
  • Demonstrate a basic understanding and knowledge of the commercial drivers that affect the organisations they have worked in

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