Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3742778_1577956841
Contact Name: Andrew Piercy
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 02, 2020 09:20

Job Description

Hays Senior Finance are currently recruiting for a Management Accountant to join a team at the finance centre of this growing privately owned company based on the outskirts of Cheltenham. The role is ideally suited to a qualified CIMA, ACCA or ACA Accountant.

You will have experience of working within a Management Accounts role and seeking to advance your career to the next level. There will be considerable opportunity for ongoing further professional and personal development.

Reporting directly to the Accounting Manger key responsibilities will include the following;

  • Working in a team and producing monthly management accounts for a business with a turnover of £500,000,000.
  • Month end processing and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Monthly stock and cost accounting
  • Support the financial reporting function.
  • Preparing and presenting financial reports to business managers
  • Developing cost and analysis models
  • Supporting Financial Planning and budgeting processes
  • Undertaking projects
  • Business Partner with divisions, such as R&D to support the operational businesses in achieving their objectives.

To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate the following experience, skills and personable attributes:

  • Qualified accountant ACCA, CIMA, ACA or equivalent
  • Must have worked in a fast-moving customer focused finance team producing Management Accounts
  • Thorough understanding of costs and variances.
  • Be confident and articulate with the ability to produce and present high-quality financial information
  • Be happy getting involved with the detail but able to see the bigger picture and support the business managers
  • Must have strong Excel skills
  • A curious mind - able to look beyond the numbers
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to present accurate data in an insightful and impactful manner
  • Deadline focused with good organisation and planning ability
  • Enjoy working in team but also self-driven and accountable

So, What's in it for you

  • Opportunity to work for a successful and growing organisation.
  • Competitive package including a salary between £40K to £45K plus benefits package
  • Genuine opportunity for career progression

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