Assistant Management Accountant

Gleeson Recruitment Group
01 Sep 2017
13 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

**Assistant Management Accountant**

This is a market leading life and pension company who are based in Telford and have been in operation for over 50 years. They now require an Assistant Management Accountant to join their firm on a permanent basis.
This opportunity is paying between £25,000 - £32,000.

Assistant Management Accountant

As an Assistant Management Accountant you will report to the Management Accounts Lead and assist with accurate production of the monthly management accounts and posting to the general ledger including reconciliation of P&L and BS accounts.


  • Support the Management Accounts Lead with the production of accurate and timely Management Accounts
  • Journal preparation and posting to the general ledger including reconciliation of P&L and BS accounts
  • Payroll accounting including posting the payroll journals, processing data change forms, P&L and reconciliation and control
  • Continually review and improve exiting process and procedures to ensure best practice and to maximising quality and efficiencies
  • Ensuring appropriate accounting policies have been adhered to, to satisfy internal and external audit
  • Trend and variance analysis by cost type
  • Support budgeting and forecasting activities
  • Intercompany recharges and reconciliation management
  • Ad hoc support to Finance Business Partners and Reporting Team


  • Part Qualified Management Account - CIMA/ACCA or related degree
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Strong finance and analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and able to deal with a range of people across the organisation
  • Proven ability to deliver to tight reporting deadlines
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Have a conscientious attitude towards the accuracy & timeliness of key responsibilities.
  • Able to use initiative (and advice of others) to identify new solutions
  • Remain composed in a sometimes stressful environment when challenging deadlines are on the horizon.
  • Able to communicate clearly and effectively - both written and orally.
  • A fast learner with the ability to drive efficiencies in processes where appropriate.

If this Assistant Management Accountant role is of interest do not hesitate in applying.