Management Accountant

  • Job Reference: 4787
  • Date Posted: 16 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Arlington Resource Management
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: benefits
  • Sector: Management Accountant, Assistant Accountant, Accounts Assistant
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Management Accountant - our client is a food manufacturing company (T/O £20m) based in C. London, supplying the high-end retail market, highly regarded and growing steadily year on year.

The company is looking for a Management Accountant (the middle person in an accounts department of 3 people) in a friendly and professional environment. The role is based in the office, but with flexibility to work at home on occasion with prior agreement.

The role will suit a part qualified PQ ACCA/CIMA or an AAT candidate, looking to study further.

Reporting to the Financial Controller, the Management Accountant will be responsible for:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounting reports using Xero software;
  • Monthly COS calculations and processing of monthly journals;
  • Preparation monthly stock reports (stock valuation and duty rate calculation) using excel;
  • Preparation of quarterly aged stock report;
  • Assisting with annual statutory audit;
  • Supporting financial processes, including expense administration and payroll;
  • Processing purchase invoices, including verification of accuracy, approval and payment;
  • Weekly payment run using Pay Wise;
  • Preparation and submission of quarterly VAT return;
  • Providing administrative support and ad hoc reports when required;
  • Training and supporting junior staff when required.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have at least two years' experience in a management accounting role;
  • Be part qualified ACCA/CIMA/ACA or AAT qualified;
  • Have experience with Xero accounting software and excellent excel skills;
  • Possess problem-solving attitude and ability to work under own initiative;
  • Be able to multi-task, organise a varied workload and work to deadlines;
  • Have excellent written and oral communication;
  • Be happy to work in a small team, with flexibility to take on new tasks/skillsets.

Please apply if you have a solid work record and some relevant management accounting experience. A generous salary is on offer plus study support after a qualifying period.