Commercial Management Accountant

Recruiter
Robert Half
Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
60000.00 GBP Annual + GBP50000 - GBP55000 per annum + N/a
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
15 Aug 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


Are you a Management Accountant that can hit the ground running and take on new challenges and bring in fresh new ideas? Do you enjoy variation in your day to day work and have the opportunity to spend time business partnering and customer facing? Scope

Our client is currently seeking to recruit a Management Accountant to produce business financial and non-financial information. The role will expect the management accountant to deliver concise, targeted and relevant management information highlighting key areas of opportunity or risk

The role will ensure the information is completed accurately, efficiently and in accordance with accounting standards, company policy, procedures and deadlines The Role
  • The role is expected to both support and challenge decisions within the business, particularly within operations
  • The role should suggest initiatives for improvement to maximise profitability
  • The role must at all times maintain integrity particularly with regard to financial policies, procedures and external standards and regulations, in addition to potential business risk which must be highlighted for decision making
  • The role will require some travel to various locations
Responsibilities
  • To produce accurate financial information, this includes management accounts, budgets, forecasts, balance sheet reconciliations, and other key financial analysis and reports
  • All information must be produced in accordance with the relevant accounting standards
  • To provide concise, snap shot reporting and explanations on actual financial performance against budget, forecast, quicks and business and customer expectations
  • To review and provide commentary
  • To prepare capital or revenue investment applications promptly, in line with company policy and procedure, detailing all relevant and pertinent information is included to assist decision making
  • To provide financial, KPI and statistical information to management, customers and other third parties
  • To highlight areas of potential profitability and efficiency improvements to management
  • To highlight any areas of potential current or future risk, working with management to mitigate the risk
  • To ensure site administration and operational management understand company policy and procedures, identifying any areas of concern or training needs to management
Your Profile
  • You will ideally be a Management Accountant with either a CIMA or ACCA/ACA qualification or possess the right skills and be able to be confident in a customer facing environment with strong interpersonal skills
  • Disciplined and pragmatic approach to supporting management
  • Ability and enthusiasm to understand operational aspects of business and apply this to the financial perspective
  • Strong but approachable personality
  • Experience of developing procedures and trouble shooting, working in an ever changing organisation
  • Confident and able to deal with the remediation of non compliance of procedures and policies
  • Ability to work with accuracy to fast close deadlines
  • Flexible and open to change within a growing business
  • Able to remain focused and calm during periods of high workloads and short deadlines
  • Able to communicate at all levels with assertion
  • Driving licence and ability to travel to other locations
The Company
  • Is going through an exciting phase where they continue to grow and expand and are offering a long and prolific career path
Salary & Benefits
  • The Management Accountant role is paying between 50k and 55k plus car allowance and excellent company benefits


Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.