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Interim Management Accountant

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Daisy Cottenham
  • Contact Email: daisyc@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Duration: 3 Months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 10 August 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000011238_1657541853

A local authority is looking for an Interim Management Accountant for a three month period, based in London (hybrid working available), paying up to £400 per day PAYE.

Key role responsibilities:

  • To prepare and submit monthly management accounts to senior managers
  • To prepare annual financial statements which comply with applicable accounting standards and legislation
  • To assist in budget setting and provide support to managers to undertake financial forecasts
  • To maintain records and financial management models in order to advise management of past, present and future resources
  • To undertake regular reconciliations of balance sheet accounts, general ledger codes, and ensure that transactions are correctly coded in the accounting system

Key candidate requirements:

  • Qualified Accountant
  • Significant management accounting/month end reporting experience
  • Strong FP&A experience
  • Advanced Excel
  • Local authority experience essential
  • Experience of housing finance
  • Knowledge of the application of complex financial systems e.g. SAP
  • Excellent communication skills