Group Management Accountant, BlackpoolJob description:
This dynamic group of companies has enjoyed steady expansion having received external investment allowing them to grow organically and through acquisition. Operating in a niche sector their environment is complex and data rich which puts considerable pressure on the finance department to deliver accurate and meaningful MI. The business is fast moving due to the high volume of transactions, the ability to adapt to change and problem solve are therefore key attributes they seek from potential employees. You must also enjoy the buzz of working in a high tempo environment and be willing to work as part of a finance team committed to delivering an excellent service to both internal and external stakeholders.
A restructuring of duties has created a new position for a Group Management Accountant to report directly into the Head of Finance. This role will take the lead on managing the month end and year end processes, supervising a small team to ensure control of all transactional activities and compliance requirements are adhered to. The ideal candidate for this vacancy must have excellent Excel skills, the ability to operate different software to develop reports and strong communication skills to develop relationships at operational and board level. This would be a fantastic opportunity for someone to take their next step towards a Finance Manager / Financial Controller position. The key duties will include:
- Month end reporting and production of the finance pack
- Balance sheet and P&L reporting for each division
- Supervising and developing your team
- Cash flow management, reporting and analysis
- Overseeing Payroll, HMRC and company secretarial tasks
- Statutory Accounts production and audit liaison
- Reviewing and improving procedures
- Ad hoc support for re-financing and funding projects
Ideally the successful candidate will have a strong academic background, and preferably CIMA / ACCA / ACA qualified. Previous experience as a Management Accountant / Finance Manager in a group or medium sized company environment would be preferred although drive and attitude are also key components they are looking for. The business is exceptionally entrepreneurial and led by an impressive management team of industry experts who are motivated to deliver an outstanding service to their customers and employing a healthy, happy work force. You will be working in a modern environment and will be joining a business committed to offering personal and professional development alongside an array of attractive benefits.
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