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Bradley Cummings

Bradley Cummings

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Finance Business Partner

London, England

Finance Business Partner - Central London - £50,000 + Extremely flexible working / remote working Unique opportunity for a commercial and technically astutue accountant to join a global childrens charity in a high profile role. You will have the autonomy and scope to truly influence decision making and input to the future strategic direction of the charity. By working with a number of stakeholders you will help to build a financial picture, giving the business the ability to make informed decisions on projects to pursue whilst realising the financial impact. Given the truly influencial nature of this role, this will be well suited to individuals passionate about making a difference. Key responsibilities of the Finance Business Partner: Act as the focal point on strategic financial management Devising plans for utilising financial resources through different funding mechanisms and other resources to achieve objectives Work with individual projects to ensure that benefits are considered at each stage of the project lifecycle, and that a benefits forecast is included with the project business case. Establish procedures for collecting and analysing relevant data for effective financial decision making. Lead on development of current year and Multi-year Strategic Budgeting process in line with the global ambitions Lead on production of monthly Financial analysis and rolling forecast report Exhibiting excellent stakeholder management skills to work in partnership with Project Managers and Project Leads to track delivery of project cost against budget Lead and develop internal processes as required to ensure high quality finance support to business partners. Work with the Head of Change Deployment and the Strategy Delivery Manager, ensure that there is a clear plan for how benefits realisation will be enabled You will be: Qualified ACA/ACCA Technically proficient Can demonstrate commerciality Enthusiastic about charitable brands! Click the link below to apply!

Finance Business Partner

London, England

Unique opportunity for a commercial and technically astutue accountant to join a global charity in a high profile role. You will have the autonomy and scope to truly influence decision making and input to the future strategic direction of the charity. By working with a number of stakeholders you will help to build a financial picture, giving the business the ability to make informed decisions on projects to pursue whilst realising the financial impact. Given the truly influencial nature of this role, this will be well suited to individuals passionate about making a difference. Key responsibilities of the Finance Business Partner: Act as the focal point on strategic financial management Devising plans for utilising financial resources through different funding mechanisms and other resources to achieve objectives Work with individual projects to ensure that benefits are considered at each stage of the project lifecycle, and that a benefits forecast is included with the project business case. Establish procedures for collecting and analysing relevant data for effective financial decision making. Lead on development of current year and Multi-year Strategic Budgeting process in line with the global ambitions Lead on production of monthly Financial analysis and rolling forecast report Exhibiting excellent stakeholder management skills to work in partnership with Project Managers and Project Leads to track delivery of project cost against budget Lead and develop internal processes as required to ensure high quality finance support to business partners. Work with the Head of Change Deployment and the Strategy Delivery Manager, ensure that there is a clear plan for how benefits realisation will be enabled You will be: Qualified ACA/ACCA Technically proficient Can demonstrate commerciality Enthusiastic about charitable brands! Click the link below to apply!

Commercial Finance Analyst

London, England

Commercial Finance Analyst - £50,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Benefits Excellent opportunity for a highly motivated, commercial orientated individual to join a growing global firm based Central London. This is a true commercial role, partnering wih influencial stakeholders to inform decision making, feeding into future strategic direction for the business. You will gain exposure to a wide variety of finance and non finance stakeholders, giving you the opportunity to build a strong network and ultimately influence. Key responsibilities of the Finance Analyst: Partnering operations, providing robust anlysis to visualise trends and drive decision making to impact business profitablity. Deliver insight to support long term development initiatives Deliver deep dive analysis to inform investment decision making Lead post investment appraisal to ensure the business achieves maximum return on investment. Review of sales performance Building and maintenance of scenario-based models to improve the accuracy of business decisions. Provision of financial and commercial support to internal business customers - including Operations, Marketing, Procurement, People Presentation of commercial analysis activities at Operational team meetings on an ad hoc basis. Preparation of analysis to be used at Company and Division updates. You will be: Newly qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA Strong academic background Previous analytical experience/focus Able to demonstrate ability to build valuable relationships with a variety of stakeholders

Management Accountant

London, England

A broad, challenging Management Accounting opportunity is now available to join a high impt team in a leading media consultancy. Having enjoyed substantial success in recent times they are now seeking to expand their team due to a recent restructure. You will enjoy a fantastic upbeat culture and the opportunity to establish ownership of a broad range of tasks. As Management Accountant you will be solely responsible for management and statutory reporting for a number of European entities, alongside playing a key role in the accounting for large projects across the globe. Key Responsibilities of the Management Accountant: Ensure accounting efficiency for multiple European entities as required Balance sheet management with reconciliations Manage month-end closes and ensure that deadlines are met Produce draft P&L's & Balance Sheets timely and accurately Reconcile the statutory accounts for various European offices Ensure that inter-company reconciliations are maintained each month and are accurate Review weekly cash flows for each entity and work with the Europe Finance Director to ensure that aged debts are collected in a timely basis Manage and control overhead costs for assigned offices. Ensure expenses are appropriately budgeted, adhere to US reporting requirements and have the required back up for US GAAP accounting The ideal candidate will be: Fully qualified - ACCA/ACA/CIMA Newly or recent qualified 1-2 years experience in a similar role Working knowledge of Maconomy - ESSENTIAL Click the link below to apply!

FP&A Analyst

London, England

A high impact FP&A Analyst opportunity to join an acquisitive PE backed technology business, supporting sales and marketing strategy as the business continues to expand. Within your role you will enjoy regular engagement with a variety of stakeholders - Investors, CFO, CCO, COO to name a few! You will be responsible for forming on-going business strategy through data informed analysis in a fast paced, high impact environment. Key responsibilities of the FP&A Analyst: Monitoring and analysing competitive activity, customer, and market trends. Contributing to the development of sales plans and objectives. Business partner with the Chief Commercial Officer to drive commercial decisions based on sales analytics. Analyse current and past trends in key performance indicators (KPI's) including all areas of bookings, churn, revenue and cost. Support implementation of new Budgeting and Rolling Forecast process. Develop financial models and analyses to support strategic initiatives. Assist on strategic projects and decision support. Successfully on-board newly acquired businesses on to FP&A reporting platform. Prepare presentations for Board of Directors and Senior Management Team. The ideal candidate will be: CIMA/ACA qualifed Currently operating in an FP&A role or similar 1-2 years experience in commercial finance Excellent communication skills with stakeholders of all levels hold the ambition to influence and drive business growth To register your interest in this unique and exciting opprtunity apply below!

Management Accountant

London, England

Highly commercial Management Accounting opportunity with extensive business partnering responsibility is available for a hungry up and coming individual to influence business wide decision making within a highly commercial finance environment. You are joining this business in the midst of a journey - Finance is on the up. Controls are ever improving, business wide strategy is increasingly better communicated and they want you to be part of that journey! As Management Accountant you will be responsible for the delivery of comprehensive management accounts at a group level. But you will also have the opportunity to partner with the wider business, encouraging stakeholders to engage with strategic objectives set by the board. You will enhance the reputation of finance, and increasingly you will become a problem solver. Key responsibilities of the Management Accountant: Production of monthly group management accounts and reporting pack (inc. presentation to budget owners) Ensure that appropriate controls are in place and effective Work with the Head of Finance to become trusted business partners to internal stakeholders, developing excellent relationships through quality data and good communication Support the Head of Finance in educating non finance team members to understand and interpret management accounts, financial analysis, relevant controls and other financial areas Production of budgeted P/L, balance sheet and cash flow for the group Financial analysis of existing and prospective business activities as required Finance support to projects Excel modelling: own the development and maintenance of files for reporting, budgeting and detailed cash flow forecast. Assist in the design and build of new tools as required Continuous development of processes and routines such as project reporting, invoicing of non-core activities, timesheet process, purchasing process Other areas as required from time to time The ideal candidate will be: Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) Degree educated Practice or industry background - MUST HAVE industry based management accounting experience High energy, interested in making a difference in a commercial finance setting Click the link below to apply!

Finance Business Partner

London, England

Finance Business Partner - £55,000 - £60,000 + Bonus + Benefits A Finance Business Partner is sought by a global, market leading FTSE 100 brand, based Central London. Responsible for partnering a key sales channel within the business unit, as Finance Business Partner you will play a key role in outlining strategy and delivering on sales output. Key duties of the Finance Business Partner: Play a key leadership role in shaping the direction of the sales channel Lead on forecasting, driving sales performance, risk mitigation, identification of opportunities, sales optimisation Key involvement in commercial contract management, resolving commercial disputes and influencing strategic direction. Act as a key member of the unit's Senior Management Team. Preparation and reporting of financial and volume forecast Oversee and review the financial and operational analysis for the business Identify and drive opportunities to mitigate shortfalls and leverage opportunities Provide support and insight on customer profitability, ROI / Offers / Discounts / ARPU / Discounting pricing Develop market insights to support the forecast and work closely with sales teams to drive growth Influence strategic direction and support execution Commercial contract management Provide financial analysis, insight and recommendations to support resolution of commercial disputes As Finance Business Partner you will receive: Highly competitive salary Industry leading Bonus and Benefits package Excellent professional development opportunities Progression potential in a market leading FTSE 100 To be considered for this role you will be: Fully qualified accountant - ACA/CIMA/ACCA Likely 1-2 years Post Qualified Experienced in a similar size environment Experienced in commercial finance - delivery of Analysis, Business Partnering or FP&A Click the link below to apply!

Management Accountant

London, England

Highly commercial Management Accounting opportunity with extensive business partnering responsibility is available for a hungry up and coming individual to influence business wide decision making within a highly commercial finance environment. You are joining this business in the midst of a journey - Finance is on the up. Controls are ever improving, business wide strategy is increasingly better communicated and they want you to be part of that journey! As Management Accountant you will be responsible for the delivery of comprehensive management accounts at a group level. But you will also have the opportunity to partner with the wider business, encouraging stakeholders to engage with strategic objectives set by the board. You will enhance the reputation of finance, and increasingly you will become a problem solver. Key responsibilities of the Management Accountant: Production of monthly group management accounts and reporting pack (inc. presentation to budget owners) Ensure that appropriate controls are in place and effective Work with the Head of Finance to become trusted business partners to internal stakeholders, developing excellent relationships through quality data and good communication Support the Head of Finance in educating non finance team members to understand and interpret management accounts, financial analysis, relevant controls and other financial areas Production of budgeted P/L, balance sheet and cash flow for the group Financial analysis of existing and prospective business activities as required Finance support to projects Excel modelling: own the development and maintenance of files for reporting, budgeting and detailed cash flow forecast. Assist in the design and build of new tools as required Continuous development of processes and routines such as project reporting, invoicing of non-core activities, timesheet process, purchasing process Other areas as required from time to time The ideal candidate will be: Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) Degree educated Practice or industry background - MUST HAVE industry based management accounting experience High energy, interested in making a difference in a commercial finance setting Click the link below to apply!

Management Accountant

London, England

A broad, challenging Management Accounting opportunity is now available to join a high impt team in a leading media consultancy. Having enjoyed substantial success in recent times they are now seeking to expand their team due to a recent restructure. You will enjoy a fantastic upbeat culture and the opportunity to establish ownership of a broad range of tasks. As Management Accountant you will be solely responsible for management and statutory reporting for a number of European entities, alongside playing a key role in the accounting for large projects across the globe. Key Responsibilities of the Management Accountant: Ensure accounting efficiency for multiple European entities as required Balance sheet management with reconciliations Manage month-end closes and ensure that deadlines are met Produce draft P&L's & Balance Sheets timely and accurately Reconcile the statutory accounts for various European offices Ensure that inter-company reconciliations are maintained each month and are accurate Review weekly cash flows for each entity and work with the Europe Finance Director to ensure that aged debts are collected in a timely basis Manage and control overhead costs for assigned offices. Ensure expenses are appropriately budgeted, adhere to US reporting requirements and have the required back up for US GAAP accounting The ideal candidate will be: Fully qualified - ACCA/ACA/CIMA Newly or recent qualified 1-2 years experience in a similar role Working knowledge of Maconomy - ESSENTIAL Click the link below to apply!

Management Accountant

London, England

An exciting Management Accounting opportunity is available for a hungry up and coming individual to influence business wide decision making within a highly commercial finance environment. You are joining this business in the midst of a journey - Finance is on the up. Controls are ever improving, business wide strategy is increasingly better communicated and they want you to be part of that journey! As Management Accountant you will be responsible for the delivery of comprehensive management accounts at a group level. But you will also have the opportunity to partner with the wider business, encouraging stakeholders to engage with strategic objectives set by the board. You will enhance the reputation of finance, and increasingly you will become a problem solver. Key responsibilities of the Management Accountant: Production of monthly group management accounts and reporting pack (inc. presentation to budget owners) Ensure that appropriate controls are in place and effective Work with the Head of Finance to become trusted business partners to internal stakeholders, developing excellent relationships through quality data and good communication Support the Head of Finance in educating non finance team members to understand and interpret management accounts, financial analysis, relevant controls and other financial areas Production of budgeted P/L, balance sheet and cash flow for the group Financial analysis of existing and prospective business activities as required Finance support to projects Excel modelling: own the development and maintenance of files for reporting, budgeting and detailed cash flow forecast. Assist in the design and build of new tools as required Continuous development of processes and routines such as project reporting, invoicing of non-core activities, timesheet process, purchasing process Other areas as required from time to time The ideal candidate will be: Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) Degree educated Practice or industry background - MUST HAVE industry based management accounting experience High energy, interested in making a difference in a commercial finance setting Click the link below to apply!

Financial Controller

London, England

Hands on Financial Controller role available with a forward thinking, growing recruitment firm based in the City of London. This is an excellent opportunity for a enthusiastic, high impact individual to engineer change and drive growth as the business looks the achieve ambitious growth objectives in the next 1-3 years. As Financial Controller you will have the opportunity to mentor, develop and drive a large team to improve process but also formulate strategy to achieve business goals. Your leaderships will be exceptional, as you guide and upskill your team thus helping to improve overall performance/output. You will provide insight to directors and the board on financial position both on actuals and forecast, allowing for sound strategy to be implemented and achieved. Key Responsibilities of the Financial Controller: Overall management of the finance function within the company: Credit Control team, Outsourced finance admin team (overseas) and the Assistant FC Oversee production of monthly management accounts to board including budgeting and forecasting, preparing financial statements Supporting team leaders with upkeeping high standards across the team including setting targets, identifying training opportunities Working closely with sales to ensure best possible opportunity for growth supported by a high functioning accounts team Identifying and recommneding change/process improvement opportunities (Investment) Business Partnering all departments to support financial decision making Whats in it for you? £60,000 - £70,000 DOE Bi-annual bonus Broad business exposure Progression scope - as the business achieves growth targets the structure will allow for you to develop your role and seniority within the business Click the link below to apply!

Finance Business Partner

London, England

Finance Business Partner - £55,000 - £60,000 + Bonus + Benefits A Finance Business Partner is sought by a global, market leading FTSE 100 brand, based Central London. Responsible for partnering a key sales channel within the business unit, as Finance Business Partner you will play a key role in outlining strategy and delivering on sales output. Key duties of the Finance Business Partner: Play a key leadership role in shaping the direction of the sales channel Lead on forecasting, driving sales performance, risk mitigation, identification of opportunities, sales optimisation Key involvement in commercial contract management, resolving commercial disputes and influencing strategic direction. Act as a key member of the unit's Senior Management Team. Preparation and reporting of financial and volume forecast Oversee and review the financial and operational analysis for the business Identify and drive opportunities to mitigate shortfalls and leverage opportunities Provide support and insight on customer profitability, ROI / Offers / Discounts / ARPU / Discounting pricing Develop market insights to support the forecast and work closely with sales teams to drive growth Influence strategic direction and support execution Commercial contract management Provide financial analysis, insight and recommendations to support resolution of commercial disputes As Finance Business Partner you will receive: Highly competitive salary Industry leading Bonus and Benefits package Excellent professional development opportunities Progression potential in a market leading FTSE 100 To be considered for this role you will be: Fully qualified accountant - ACA/CIMA/ACCA Likely 1-2 years Post Qualified Experienced in a similar size environment Experienced in commercial finance - delivery of Analysis, Business Partnering or FP&A

Financial Accountant

London, England

Financial Accountant - £55,000 to £60,000 + Benefits This is a unique opportunity as a newly qualified accountant to own financial accounting output and internal reporting structure for a team of 4. Responsibilities of the Financial Accountant: Manage a team of 4 Manage timely completion of all statutory returns including VAT, PAYE and IR35 Intermediary reports. Manage treasury and banking functions (including company credit cards) along with cash flow forecasts. Assisting the CFO in the management of the Accounting system and overall structure of reporting. Lead a process of continuous improvement in internal controls, financial reporting and management information. Ensure accurate accounting for all financial transactions Support and contribute to preparation of annual budgets and ad hoc forecasts. Assisting the CFO in preparation for annual audit ensuring all information is complete and ready for the external auditors, ensuring no audit issues arise and no incurring of additional fees due to poor preparation. What's on offer: £50,000 - £55,000 + Bonus/Benefits Unique exposure to management as a first mover from practice Opportunity to learn directly from a dynamic and enthusiastic CFO Enjoyable working environment Central location - London City To be considered for this unique role click apply below!

Management Accountant

London, England

A superb Management Accounting opportunity is available for an aspiring, newly qualified finance professional seeking to take the next step in their career with a global analytics business. Despite their global presence the business has retained a vibrant and energetic culture, reflected in the pace of your day to day job and the rate at which the business is growing! As Management Accountant within a team of 6, you will be responsible for monthly accounting on behalf of multiple european entities. Reporting within a relatively flat structure you will enjoy regular engagement with senior stakeholders in finance, giving you a platform to develop. Some key responsibilities of the Management Accountant: Monthly management accounting for 3 european entities Monthly analysis of key variables, provinding commentary to the Senior Management Accountant Engaging with business stakeholders to ensure revenue recognition in compliance with IFRS 15 Supporting the sales team on accounting queries e.g. invoicing Supporting the business by providing training on finance processes and promoting the role of finance wihin the business The ideal candidate will be: ACCA/ACA/CIMA Qualified Comfortable in a fast-paced energetic environment Previous experience in management accounting Eager to progress to the next stage of your career!

FP&A Analyst

London, England

Frustrated with not having your voice heard? Worried about your lack of input to strategy and decision making? This might be for you! A high impact FP&A Analyst opportunity to join an acquisitive PE backed high growth technology business, supporting sales and marketing strategy as the business continues to expand. Within your role you will enjoy regular engagement with a variety of stakeholders - Investors, CFO, CCO, COO to name a few! You will be responsible for forming on-going business strategy through data informed analysis in a fast paced, high impact environment. Key responsibilities of the FP&A Analyst: Monitoring and analysing competitive activity, customer, and market trends. Contributing to the development of sales plans and objectives. Business partner with the Chief Commercial Officer to drive commercial decisions based on sales analytics. Analyse current and past trends in key performance indicators (KPI's) including all areas of bookings, churn, revenue and cost. Support implementation of new Budgeting and Rolling Forecast process. Develop financial models and analyses to support strategic initiatives. Assist on strategic projects and decision support. Successfully on-board newly acquired businesses on to FP&A reporting platform. Prepare presentations for Board of Directors and Senior Management Team. The ideal candidate will be: CIMA/ACA qualifed Currently operating in an FP&A role or similar 1-2 years experience in commercial finance Excellent communication skills with stakeholders of all levels hold the ambition to influence and drive business growth To register your interest in this unique and exciting opprtunity apply below!

Management Accountant

London, England

A superb Management Accounting opportunity is available for an aspiring, newly qualified finance professional seeking to take the next step in their career with a global analytics business. Despite their global presence the business has retained a vibrant and energetic culture, reflected in the pace of your day to day job and the rate at which the business is growing! As Management Accountant within a team of 6, you will be responsible for monthly accounting on behalf of multiple european entities. Reporting within a relatively flat structure you will enjoy regular engagement with senior stakeholders in finance, giving you a platform to develop. Some key responsibilities of the Management Accountant: Monthly management accounting for 3 european entities Monthly analysis of key variables, provinding commentary to the Senior Management Accountant Engaging with business stakeholders to ensure revenue recognition in compliance with IFRS 15 Supporting the sales team on accounting queries e.g. invoicing Supporting the business by providing training on finance processes and promoting the role of finance wihin the business The ideal candidate will be: ACCA/ACA/CIMA Qualified Comfortable in a fast-paced energetic environment Previous experience in management accounting Eager to progress to the next stage of your career!

Senior Management Accountant

London, England

A fantastic opportunity for a Senior Management Accountant to join a growing team in a high growth advisory firm, specialising in outsourcing support for a portfolio largely made up of technology brands and start-ups. As Senior Management Accountant you will join a growing outsourcing division with a varied workload. You will also enjoy a particulaly unique culture that is vibrant and social, owing in part to the start-up/growth stage clients within the business portfolio. Duties of the Senior Management Accountant: Management Accounts review on behalf of your portfolio of clients Preparation of reporting packs Review and supervision of team members and their work Relationship building with clients, assuming responsibility for being the main point of contact Internal liaision with service line providers to ensure comprehensive client service Ongoing identification and introduction of process improvements The ideal candidate will be: ACA/ACCA qualified Experienced in management accounts preparation and review Experienced in a professional services environment Commercial astute and adept in stakeholder engagement Click apply to be considered!

Senior Management Accountant

London, England

A fantastic opportunity for a Senior Management Accountant to join a growing team in a high growth advisory firm, specialising in outsourcing support for a portfolio largely made up of technology brands and start-ups. As Senior Management Accountant you will join a growing outsourcing division with a varied workload. You will also enjoy a particulaly unique culture that is vibrant and social, owing in part to the start-up/growth stage clients within the business portfolio. Duties of the Senior Management Accountant: Management Accounts review on behalf of your portfolio of clients Preparation of reporting packs Review and supervision of team members and their work Relationship building with clients, assuming responsibility for being the main point of contact Internal liaision with service line providers to ensure comprehensive client service Ongoing identification and introduction of process improvements The ideal candidate will be: ACA/ACCA qualified Experienced in management accounts preparation and review Experienced in a professional services environment Commercial astute and adept in stakeholder engagement Click apply to be considered!

Senior Management Accountant

London, England

A fantastic opportunity for a Senior Management Accountant to join a growing team in a high growth advisory firm, specialising in outsourcing support for a portfolio largely made up of technology brands and start-ups. As Senior Management Accountant you will join a growing outsourcing division with a varied workload. You will also enjoy a particulaly unique culture that is vibrant and social, owing in part to the start-up/growth stage clients within the business portfolio. Duties of the Senior Management Accountant: Management Accounts review on behalf of your portfolio of clients Preparation of reporting packs Review and supervision of team members and their work Relationship building with clients, assuming responsibility for being the main point of contact Internal liaision with service line providers to ensure comprehensive client service Ongoing identification and introduction of process improvements The ideal candidate will be: ACA/ACCA qualified Experienced in management accounts preparation and review Experienced in a professional services environment Commercial astute and adept in stakeholder engagement Click apply to be considered!

Management Accountant

London, England

A superb Management Accounting opportunity is available for an aspiring, newly qualified finance professional seeking to take the next step in their career with a global analytics business. Despite their global presence the business has retained a vibrant and energetic culture, reflected in the pace of your day to day job and the rate at which the business is growing! As Management Accountant within a team of 6, you will be responsible for monthly accounting on behalf of multiple european entities. Reporting within a relatively flat structure you will enjoy regular engagement with senior stakeholders in finance, giving you a platform to develop. Some key responsibilities of the Management Accountant: Monthly management accounting for 3 european entities Monthly analysis of key variables, provinding commentary to the Senior Management Accountant Engaging with business stakeholders to ensure revenue recognition in compliance with IFRS 15 Supporting the sales team on accounting queries e.g. invoicing Supporting the business by providing training on finance processes and promoting the role of finance wihin the business The ideal candidate will be: ACCA/ACA/CIMA Qualified Comfortable in a fast-paced energetic environment Previous experience in management accounting Eager to progress to the next stage of your career!