Management Accountant

Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000
REF: 896662
Contact Name: Kate Goodman
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Management Accountant to join an international organisation. This role will be reporting to the Finance Director and will be a key position within their European finance function. This role will have the responsibility for all aspects of both the financial and management accounts for three European divisions.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • All aspects of financial accounting for three European divisions
  • Monthly cash flow forecasting
  • Preparation and reconciliation of multiple VAT returns including EU VAT returns and associated EU statistics
  • Management and reconciliation of various multi-currency bank accounts
  • Maintenance of the Fixed Asset Register
  • Preparation of all aspects of Management Accounts, including accruals/prepayments, JOB WIP/POC calculation, time recording allocation, depreciation posting, and provisions
  • Preparation of payrolls for seven countries to be passed to external payroll bureau
  • Employee payroll administration and payment of taxes
  • Processing of non-project supplier invoices
  • Management of supplier payments
  • Processing and payment of employee and credit card expense claims
  • Continuous improvement of finance processes and procedures to a lean philosophy
  • Identification and justification of cost / benefit options to improve EBIT
  • Key role in the integration into new accounting software with required audit controls and processes

Skills and experience required:

  • Fully qualified CIMA/ACCA
  • Proven experience in a similar role within industry
  • Experience of managing a small team
  • Experience of working with ERP systems, ideally Navision or SAP
  • Ability to work in process oriented manner looking for improvements
  • Ability to be flexible and adapt to change/new challenges

Salary and benefits:

  • Up to £50,000 dependent upon experience
  • 25 days annual holiday + bank holidays
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension 5% / 5%
  • On-site car parking