Management Accountant

Posted 08 November 2022
Salary £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
LocationSlough
Job type Permanent
DisciplineAccountancy & Finance
Reference28976/001_1667915134
Contact NameRyan Marner

Job description

Management Accountant - £40,000 - £50,000 - Office based in Slough

The Company

Wade Macdonald are delighted to be partnering with an internationally recognised brand based in Slough as they search for a Management Accountant in their Management Accounting and FP&A team.

Based in their lovely offices in Slough, they are conveniently located close to regular public transport links and have parking available.

Key role functions:

Management Accounts

  • Responsible for supporting production of all aspects of the monthly management accounts
  • Posting journals -sales/ margin information, accruals, prepayments, nominal corrections
  • Reviewing performance against budget and forecasts and analysing variances
  • Reviewing all control accounts, with particular focus on purchase ledger
  • Working with rest of Finance team and wider business to collate the Board packs
  • Updating rolling forecast (all financial statements) with actual data (monthly)

Budgeting & forecasting

  • Responsible for P&Ls, focusing on accuracy
  • Significant involvement in the production of the annual financial budget, from first draft to final submission
  • High level of involvement with re-forecasting as well as quarterly reviews
  • Timely submission of monthly UK VAT submission

Business partnering

  • Monthly review meetings with budget holders, challenging variances where appropriate to drive bottom line performance
  • Financial modelling to access the financial validity of new projects, coupled with finance representation to support the roll out of viable projects
  • New reporting and insight to aid decision making, and drive performance
  • Work closely with the Operational team to investigate efficiencies and cost savings

What will you need to be successful?

  • Part-Qualified Accountant as a minimum
  • Strong Management Accounting experience

What will you receive in return?

  • Fast paced and varied role
  • Good exposure to commercial accounting
  • Excellent working environment with a demonstrable meritocracy

Management Accountant - £40,000 - £50,000 - Office based in Slough

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.