Group Management Accountant

Posted 9 April by Saffron Resourcing

Due to their continued growth and expansion, this UK leading supplier of specialist building material is looking is looking to recruit a qualified Group Management Accountant.

Reporting directly to the Financial Director and managing a team of 5, the Group Management Accountant will be expected to produce timely, accurate management information for the Group, to consolidate budget and forecast/business plan information for the group, to perform key reconciliation tasks and to assist with year-end processes and statutory accounts preparation.

Group Management Accountant - Key Responsibilities:

Management Reporting

  • Produce the monthly consolidated management reports in line with the required timeframes provided by the Finance Director
  • Review and analyse all inputs to the reports
  • Provide variance analysis and commentary in support of the monthly reports as directed
  • Provide ad-hoc management reports as required by Directors
  • Continually adapt and improve management reports as agreed with the Finance Director
  • Consolidate annual budget, including long term cash flow planning and rolling plan/forecast information for subsequent years
  • Lead, develop and support the Accounts Manager in managing the rest of the Accounts team to produce accurate and timely data.
  • Business analysis on specified areas from the Finance Director
  • Other ad hoc duties as prescribed by the Finance Director or Managing Director to assist in achieving the Finance Department objectives

Year End

  • Assist with the preparation of year end accounts, liaising with auditors as required
  • Prepare annual statutory accounts

Group Management Accountant - Person Specification

  • Qualified accountant from one of the CCAB-recognised Accountancy bodies or equivalent (ACCA, CIMA, ACA etc)
  • Minimum 5 years accounting experience in a busy, progressive and tightly managed business, including monthly reporting, annual budget preparations, financial modelling, cash flow reporting and statutory accounts
  • Extensive experience of computerised accounting systems
  • Demonstrable experience of facilitating and implementing new accounts systems
  • Highly proficient Microsoft Office user with the ability to develop and improve report formats in line with business needs
  • Strong spreadsheet manipulation skills and aptitude for Excel work

Group Management Accountant - Remuneration & Benefits

  • Discretionary bonus (paid twice a year)
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • 08.30 - 17.30 (one hour unpaid lunch)
  • Fun and relaxed working environment

Fantastic working environment and great team of people to work with.

Required skills

  • Annual Budget
  • Consolidated
  • Variance Analysis
  • Year End Accounts
  • Cash Flow Reporting

Application questions

Are you a qualified accountant?
Are you an experienced management accountant with experience of consolidated accounts?
Do you have strong people management skills?
Are you a whizz on Excel?

Reference: 34698625

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