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Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Kingston upon Thames, Surrey
Industry:
Salary: £185 - £215 per day
REF: AF150719_1563204561
Contact Name: Alex Feeney
Contact Email: alex@consultancygroup.com
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

The Consultancy Group are currently recruiting a management accountant for an international travel business based 20 minutes from Waterloo. The role will include but is not limited to:

  • Review processes to identify and eliminate inaccuracy and completeness risks
  • Ensure all processes are thoroughly documented
  • Identify which processes could be streamlined or eliminated
  • Develop and implement a plan to reduce number of monthly/weekly tasks
  • Produce monthly/weekly estimates
  • Develop an understanding of the reports being produced
  • Develop a strong relationship and work closely with members within the finance team
  • Identify cost reduction initiatives
  • Assist with the annual budget and quarterly forecast
  • Improve on existing reporting (need call to action)
  • Identify a profit improvement initiative, develop a plan on how to implement it, sell it to relevant stakeholders, working with the rest of the Corporate Finance team implement the initiative and track the financial impact
  • Assist with any external/internal audit queries
  • Understand all company accounting policies
  • Address anything on the balance sheet that is not in standard

The Person:

  • Act as a leader at all times
  • Be able to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Be a strong verbal and written communicator
  • Take responsibility for your own successes and failures
  • Can-do attitude
  • Team player
  • Attention to detail
  • 1 year of management accounting experience (accruals, audit support, budget/forecasting)
  • Part-qualified accountant (CIMA, ACCA or equivalent), with relevant degree
  • Tech-savvy; you will be comfortable working with multiple systems