Management Accountant

Management Accountant

  • Location

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    Up to £40000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lee Kemp

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Cherry Professional are pleased to be working with a global professional service business based in Leicestershire who are seeking a bright, commercial minded Management Accountant - paying up to £40,000 base salary plus further benefits including private healthcare. There is also free parking on-site along with a subsidised cafeteria within impressive, modern offices.

The business is part of a global group (PLC) and the finance team is undergoing a massive restructure under the vision of the newly appointed FD. As part of this restructure they are seeking to appoint a technically strong Management Accountant with the initiative and business knowledge to look beyond the numbers. This piece of recruitment comes at an exciting time for the business as they look to maximise the use of the finance team to push forward plans and add real value.

Team of 9 in Finance (soon to be 12)
Undergoing Oracle implementation (Knowledge of this beneficial!)
Encourage out of the box thinking
The business is looking for someone humble with a strong work ethic and big on collaboration
Strong internal career progression opportunities

The business is always looking at ways to be more efficient, so the successful candidate will have the opportunity to ensure all systems and reporting are fit for purpose, robust and efficient, driving implementing improvements and enhancements where necessary, embedding best practice.

The Management Accountant will be a key business partner developing relationships at all levels in the business providing both challenge and support to deliver against targets. You will provide robust analysis on performance trends, business opportunities and financial risks; and developing these into actionable insights for the commercial team as well as taking ownership for the month-end accounting cycle, and weekly / monthly reporting.

Desirable Skills & Experience
* Experience of system and process improvements
* Able to work independently with strong time management skills
* Experience of helping drive change across a business
* ACCA / CIMA / ACA Qualified. Part Qualified will be considered if strong in other areas.

Jobs you may have applied for may include Management Accountant, Finance Analyst, Qualified Accountant, Commercial Accountant, Finance Business Partner

Cherry Professional are recruiting this role on behalf of the client.