Management Accountant

  • Location:

    West Sussex, England

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Immediate Start

  • Salary:

    £43000.00 - £48000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Megan McLafferty

  • Contact email:

    megan.mclafferty@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/556762

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-06-11

  • Start date:

    07/05/2020 14:27:12

Management Accountant ACCA/ ACA Qualified

£43- £48k

West Sussex

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Management Accountant with advanced excel skills to work alongside the existing finance team in West Sussex. If you are a technically strong Accountant from a practice background looking to make your first time move into industry or SME background, with a strong knowledge of UKGAAP, this would be a superb move for you. As Management Accountant you will be an integral part of the UK team. Reporting to the Head of Finance, you will have a flexible approach and be prepared to take on additional duties as assigned.

Duties & Responsibilities to include:

* Prepare monthly management accounts Group and Company

* Prepare Bank reconciliations (office accounts), pre-payments, accruals, revaluation

* Prepare expense budget and assist with revenue budget process

* Prepare commentary to explain variance to budget, creating analysis where required

* Oversee other finance related tasks such as Sales ledger invoices, expenses, purchase ledger payments, deprecation etc.

* Manage external audit process and complete all relevant audit samples

* Prepare calculations for notes to financial statements (Group and Company) ensuring compliance.

* Statutory compliance as required (including FCA Returns preparation)

* Ensure sound internal controls and checks

* Prepare or review Premium and claims bordereau reports to underwriters / clients

* Oversee monthly and weekly MI / KPI reports as required and support management team with additional analysis

* Design or mentor colleagues in designing new MI / KPI reports when required

* Support other colleagues and resolve / manage internal and external queries when they arise

Skills / Qualities

* Qualified ACCA or ACA with sound UKGAAP

* Excellent excel (pivot tables and formulas)

* Able to work to tight deadlines producing timely and accurate information for US Parent and Auditors.

* Practice background, either first time mover or SME background would be well suited to this position

Benefits:

* Parking on site
* Stability
* Progression & development
* Exposure & autonomy

A truly fantastic opportunity to join a global leading business with the advantage of the exposure and progression and development. Please apply today to be considered for this role.

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