Location: Enfield, Greater London Annual Salary: Up to £60,000 dependant on experience Other: 25 days annual leave, company pension, life assurance and healthcare cover
Carrington West are pleased to offer an exciting new opportunity with one of our clients, a large contractor working in a buoyant area of the Utilities market. They specialise in work within the water sector and have an excellent reputation for delivering work in a timely and professional manner.
They are currently looking for a Management Accountant who will report directly to the Commercial Director and will be a key role within the business supporting the finance team.
Supporting the monthly financial statements and accounts, including month end and year end consolidated reports, balance sheet reconciliation, fixed asset maintenance
Weekly cashflow forecasts
Preparing the annual group budget
Recording Bid Pipeline/ Secured sales and reporting monthly movements
Reporting to stakeholders
Analysing turnover figures and creating forecasts and budgets
Ensuring timely delivery of Group Management Information
Developing means to increase profitability and optimise operational costs
Ensuring accounting standard adherence for financial transactions and reporting
Establishing methods of controlling both direct and indirect expenditure
Variance analysis: identifying causes of variations between established standards and performance results for all financial statements/ outputs
Internal audit of all financial matters pertaining to the business to ensure not only compliance, but also best practice is observed
Key skills and qualifications:
High competency accounting skills and knowledge of procedures
Able to demonstrate powerful analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, for preparation of and delivery of reports and analyses
Resourceful and able to work alone, but fully able to provide input to executive team decision making processes
Able to prioritise workloads and oversee completion of monthly and financial period reports by the accounting team
Confidence in liaising with regulatory representatives and professionals in external organisations
Staff management skills, with strengths in supervising and motivating a team, sometimes over different sites
This role is likely to move quickly and the company are looking to interview as soon as possible so if you feel you would be suited to the role, please apply with an updated CV or contact Rich at Carrington West on (phone number removed) for more information.