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Management Accountant

  • Location: Rotherham
  • Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Holiday (25 days) + free parking
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 26 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Qualified Perm
  • Contact Email: cv@sharpconsultancy.com
  • Expiry Date: 30 October 2020
  • Job Ref: JC300920_1601478088

An outstanding opportunity has arisen with a forward thinking and progressive business who are looking to recruit a Management Accountant to join their expanding Finance department.
This role's purpose includes preparing management accounts, forecasts and budgets for a portfolio of contracts as well as supporting the Business with appropriate MI and financial analysis.

You will need to be highly organised with the ability to manage multiple projects under pressure, alongside being system literate and possessing the ability to harness IT systems to provide and improve MI.

The position will work within a specific small team, however will be a part of the larger and wider Finance team on site meaning attention to detail is vital, and will need to be hands on.

This includes needing excellent interpersonal skills with an ability to win the respect and trust of colleagues and customers as you will be working closely with a variety of internal stakeholders including;

*Finance Business Partners
*Business Directors
*Operations Team
*Regional Finance Team
*Internal & External Auditors

Main Responsibilities include:

*Prepare monthly management accounts and variance analysis for specific portfolio of contracts.
*Working closely with the Directors and Operations team, prepare monthly rolling forecasts
*Prepare annual budget and strategic plan submission
*Ad hoc financial analysis to support the business.
*Assist with internal reporting to Region and external client reporting requirements.
*Detailed review of aged debt and accrued income to ensure Group policy on provisioning is being adhered to and to ensure business is taking action to maximise cash flow
*Develop a detailed understanding of the portfolio. Ensure that judgements made are robust, supportable and will pass audit.
*Attend business meetings with the Directors & Senior Management and provide appropriate challenges in order to build knowledge and identify areas of risk
*Prepare monthly balance sheet reconciliations for all contracts, ensuring sufficient evidence available for audit.
*Liaise with Group internal audit and external auditors, ensuring audit deliverables and queries resolved in a timely manner.
*Review financial controls and processes used by the business.
*Ensure relevant balance sheet accounts are well maintained and properly controlled


For further information or a private and confidential conversation either for this specific opportunity or your personal job search please do not hesitate to contact Jack Curtis on 0114 261 1700 or 07496 364678.


Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.