SME Management Accountant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
28000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual
13 Mar 2019
27 Mar 2019
Contract Type

SME Management Accountant required, must be available quickly, GBP30,000 plus benefits, Stratford-Upon-Avon.

Your new company
Hays Senior Finance are working in an exclusive partnership with this small business in Stratford-Upon-Avon, to recruit a Management Accountant. We are looking for a person who will work closely with a second Accountant, and share a wide range of finance duties within a stock and delivery focused business, as they enter a busy and exciting phase in their business and infra structure growth. The role would suit a candidate who enjoys working with autonomy and initiative and can produce supported monthly management accounts.

Your new role
Main Duties of the Finance Manager include:

  • Day to day transactional posting, including POP, Purchase invoices, SOP, Credit control and ledger management.
  • Cash flow management, reconciliation and analysis.
  • Monitoring the stock activity generated by sales, insuring all cost and revenue is reported in the correct period through month end journals.
  • Reconciling sales and COS between the Finance system (Sage Line 50) and the Business Management System.
  • Manage all aspects of daily, monthly, quarterly and annual reporting and reconcile all Intercompany balances.
  • Complete month end and year end processes as required, including accruals, prepayments and control account reconciliations.
  • Carrying out P&L analysis, identifying any abnormalities and variance to budgets/forecasts.
  • Provide analysis to support monthly business reviews.
  • Ensuring the timely production of financial and management information.
  • Producing VAT returns.
  • Co-creating a robust financial strategy for short term and long term organisational growth.

What you'll need to succeed
To be considered for the role you will ideally have:

  • A working knowledge of stock systems
  • Previous experience of multi-currency purchasing, Sage Line 50 and management accounts
  • Strong Excel skills
  • The drive and ability to meet agreed targets and deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work effectively with finance and non-finance staff
  • You will be a driver, there are no public transport links

What you'll get in return
The company offer a starting salary of GBP30,000, 25 days holiday, plus pension and free parking. The role is Monday to Friday, standard working hours are 8.30am-5.30pm.

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