Part-Qualified Management Accountant - Bracknell, to GBP27,000

McGinnis Loy Associates Ltd
United Kingdom
25000.00 GBP Annual
17 Mar 2017
21 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
McGinnis Loy Associates is proud to be working with a highly recognisable worldwide brand in both the B2C and B2B markets who have various autonomous divisions across the UK & Internationally. One of the UK business units is now looking to recruit a Part-Qualified Management Accountant for its GBP1billion+ UK arm where you will be responsible for monitoring all expenditure across the UK business. It will be an ideal role for someone looking to combine a career in a fast paced, evolving, pressurised Finance function with a highly dynamic and commercial business partnering environment. Key duties include: Being the main contact for numerous cost centres and managing these through the month-end close, as well as being the daily point of contact throughout the month.Taking ownership for the accounting of actuals and budgets for Departmental expenditure (approx. GBP50million)Co-ordinating quarterly budgets and assisting in the development of accurate regular re-forecasting with cost centre managers across the UK business.Helping to maintain a strong controls environment and improve the internal compliance function within FinanceEnsuring all areas are in compliance with SOX regulations to meet governance and legislative standards.Assisting with the development of reporting, and helping with the development of a new planning and reporting tool.Developing and monitoring variance analysis between budget & monthly actual P&L figures, and explaining the variances to plan.Assisting budget holders with queries and providing general financial support to non-finance managers.Assisting with the reporting for month end actuals and quarterly budgets for review at European HQ levelHelping with the preparation of quarterly budgets & business plans for the overall UK Business B/S & P&L, including gross margin calculations and analysis, as required. To be considered for the role, you should be used to driving best practice within a finance function ideally with experience of Hyperion or SAP or Oracle, building relationships with Shared Service Centres, and making continual improvement and efficiency savings. It would be desirable if you had 2-3 years financial or management accounting expertise, along with SOX compliance and responsibility for running a routine month-end process. You should be a Part-Qualified Accountant (CIMA, ACCA or ACA) and possess a well-rounded understanding of business in general. You should be a strong communicator, comfortable working with multiple teams and be able to respond to changing deadlines and differing management requests. On offer is a base salary to GBP35,000 + study support, up to 10% matched pension, 22 days holiday, healthcare scheme, free parking and other flexible benefits. To apply for the position, or for more information, please contact McGinnis Loy Associates (Reading) Office by telephone or via email at For other opportunities in Finance / Accounting or HR Services within London and the Thames Valley region, please visit our website at McGinnis Loy Associates Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy, in accordance with the Employment Agencies Act