Management Accountant

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£25000 - £35000 per annum
10 Aug 2017
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
LOCATION: Studley (Redditch), Warwickshire
JOB TITLE: Management Accountant
SALARY & BENEFITS: £25,000 to £35,000 dependent on previous skills and experience

THE COMPANY: Our clients have been established since 2011 and now operate 11 garden centres in and around the Midlands and is still expanding. Due to this steady and consistent growth the group now seeks an experienced and driven Management Accountant based at their retail support centre in Studley, by Redditch.

THE ROLE: As a Management Accountant you will report to and work alongside the groups Financial Controller and will primarily be responsible for overseeing and managing the finance team and office to ensure the consistent smooth running of the department. You will assist with a range of duties and finance management such as preparing monthly management accounts, producing budgets, forecasts and business plans, VAT returns and more. This is a great opportunity for a Management Accountant or diligent individual with relevant accountancy experience who is looking to make that next step in their career, as you will be encouraged in this role to input new ideas and procedures to ensure the smooth running of the finance team going forward.

THE CANDIDATE: The successful candidate for the Management Accountant role must either have or be studying for a professional accountancy qualification or must be qualified by experience, and must have at least 3 years experience in an accountancy setting or industry. You must have previous experience preparing management accounts as well as the experience and ability to lead and manage a team of staff. Our client is looking for an enthusiastic person who is knowledgeable in accounts as well as someone who is not afraid to come up with new ideas or strategies to existing procedures. Candidates must have excellent organisational and communication skills, have good IT skills, previous experience using Microsoft office packages such as Word and Excel are essential. They must live within commutable distance to Studley (Redditch), Warwickshire, will ideally have retail experience and must hold a full driving licence as you will be required to visit the current and new centres from time to time.

Key Experience/ Characteristics preferred for the Management Accountant role in Studley (Redditch), Warwickshire :-

Must have or be studying for a professional accountancy qualification, or qualified by experience (QBE)
3 years experience in an accounts industry or related role
Previous experience preparing management accounts essential
Must be enthusiastic and not afraid to think outside the box or input new ideas
Good IT skills essential
Full driving licence
Any experience on Sage software would be desirable
Although not essential previous retail experience would be desirable

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