Management Accountant

Ref: 968| Posted: 2nd Nov 2021

Our client requires a Management Accountant to join their Finance Team in Glasgow. A Management Accountant will be responsible for supporting the Finance Business Partner across all aspects of financial information, including monthly reporting, reconciliations, budgeting, forecasting and ad hoc requests.
  • Degree in Finance or business-related subject or an equivalent qualification
  • Professional Accountancy Qualification ACCA/CIMA/CA/ACA (1-2 years qualified)
  • Either has trained within a reputable accountancy firm or will have experience in a similar position.
  • Strong experience in preparation of monthly management accounts, reconciliations, audit involvement.
  • Experience in dealing with difficult stakeholders & communicating with non-finance stakeholders at all levels.
  • Experience working within a fast-paced commercial environment
  • Excellent problem-solving ad analytic skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to influence people at all levels of the organisation
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts with supporting variance analysis and commentary
  • Full responsibility for balance sheet reconciliations
  • Be a subject matter expert on the respective BU results
  • Prepare, review and challenge budgets, business plans and forecasts
  • Maintain financial control processes
  • Proactively suggest and implement process improvements
  • Liaise with BU stakeholders regularly in order to help them understand financial results
  • Liaising with auditors both internally and externally
  • Providing balance sheet and P&L analysis
Competitive Salary and Benefits Package