Senior Management Accountant
£55,000 per annum
Currently experiencing high organic growth, this AIM listed technology consultancy is seeking a Senior Management Accountant in a newly created role.
Reporting to the Group Financial Controller and responsible for supporting the business with high quality financial information and analysis, the role will also oversee the effective day-to-day running of key finance functions, maintain financial policies and management information systems, and will be expected to establish effective communication channels to inform management on all aspects of company finance.
Analyse financial information to assist business profitability and growth
Analysis of revenue and key business activity including supporting operational management to understand and drive margin and profitability from the top line.
Expected to be a ‘Super User’ for both Access financial system and BI tools.
Prepare monthly management accounts for the trading business.
Manage relevant compliance processes such as VAT returns and internal controls, and
Supporting the Group Financial Controller in the preparation of Statutory Accounts and management of the external audit and tax activities.
Provide regular financial and commercial business partnering to the wider management team and account managers.
Play a leading role in the preparation of regular forecasts and the annual budget cycle.
Cash management and control of expenditure against budgets
Ensure compliance with all financial regulations
Review accounting processes and practices and improve where necessary to ensure efficient financial operations
Qualified with a relevant management accounting certification (CIMA, ACCA, ACA) business
Experience of working within a PLC structure is desirable
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interacting effectively at all levels in business
Strong analytical skills and an ability to work through problems logically and with perspective Commercial awareness and business acumen Experience of managing finance processes at an operational level Highly systems literate with knowledge and understanding of both Finance and BI systems Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines Expert knowledge and experience of Excel