Senior Accountant

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    Accounting and Finance

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    £46000 per annum

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    Tom Ryan

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    0115 9222240

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Management Accountant | Nottingham | £46,000 + Bonus + Benefits | Hybrid

Are you a newly Qualified Accountant currently working in industry? Or perhaps you’re in practice looking for your first move? Do you want to work in a company with global outreach? Are you ready for the next step in your career and want to join a supportive and inclusive team? This role could be a perfect stepping stone into an Financial Controllers position in the future. If this sounds like you, please read further and find out more about your future role!
Cherry Professional are excited to announce a new Management Accounting role with an industry leading internationally respected company! The company prides itself on their phenomenal internal routes of progression and its supportive and inclusive culture.
This role is a key part of the financial accounting and reporting team. You will be responsible for providing timely and accurate management accounts, balance sheet reports and profit and loss accounts to a number of different enterprises. This is very much a business facing role and you will get to partner with various different teams and stakeholders across the business. You will report directly to the Financial Controller and assist them in managing a small team of assistant accountants and analysts.

The Opportunity:
- Role: Management Accountant
- Package: £46,000 + Bonus + Benefits + Hybrid Working
- Location: Nottingham

The successful candidate will hold a Qualification in an Accredited Accounting Body (AAT, ACCA, ACA, CIMA). You might be wanting to make a move out of practice or you may already be in industry, looking for your next opportunity.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Responsible for the accounting of a small group of entities from checking the accuracy of accounting ledgers through to the preparation of the monthly management accounts.
- Preparation of monthly balance sheet reports, profit and loss accounts, to provide a detailed understanding of accounts and to ensure compliance with UK GAAP.
- Perform monthly reviews and reconciliations to validate and understand the balances, transactions and performance of each entity.
- Responsible for the effective and timely production and development of management accounts.
- Assisting in the correct allocation of work to ensure all deadlines are met and queries answered.
- Ad hoc meetings with stakeholders to discuss their management accounts to improve their understanding of their business’ performance.
- Management and development of individuals in the team to promote a culture of continuous improvement. Develops the team through regular performance reviews.
- To deal with technical issues / queries which have been escalated by junior members of the team
- Develops and maintains strong working relationships across all areas of the company and delivers excellence in customer service.
- Experience in preparing statutory accounts and answering auditors queries.

CIMA/ACA/ACCA qualified
- A good understanding of accounting principles and conventions
- Experience of maintaining accounting records using dedicated accounting system.
- Experience of financial period end processes, month/year end, covering all areas of profit and loss accounts and balance sheet
- Experience of reporting under FRS102
- Excellent attention to detail
- Good organisational skills with ability to organise own work
- Strong Excel skills
- Demonstrates effective and strong communication skills
- Ability to build positive relationships with internal and external clients

If this sounds like a role you would be interested in or you would like to know more, please do not hesitate to get in touch.

This role is commutable from: Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Burton on Trent, Loughborough, Stoke on Trent, and Birmingham.

If you are applying for this role, you may have also applied for: Finance Analyst, Financial Accountant, Assistant Financial Accountant, Management Accountant, Accountant, Analyst, Assistant Management Accountant, Senior Accountant.

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