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Management Accountant

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Temp / FTC / Interim

Posted 22 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Stephanie Grainger
  • Contact Email: stephanieg@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Duration: 18 Months
  • Start Date: 03/10/2022
  • Expiry Date: 22 September 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000011544_1662731697

Cedar are supporting a leading insurance brokerage based in Central London in the search for a finalist Management Accountant to join the business on a 18 month FTC basis.

As the Management Accountant, you will continue to take the next step in finishing your exams, lead on the management of accounts payable team and provide a high quality of accounting and reporting for the CFO.

Duties -

  • Processing of month end journals and ownership of the month end timetable
  • Ensuring communication across finance leads to creating a streamline process
  • Taking ownership of the monthly management accounts reporting pack
  • Input of budget data and variance analysis to monthly actuals to ensure the management accounts accurately reflect business performance
  • Preparing accurate balance sheet reconciliations
  • Managing accounts payable team (2) on a day to day basis
  • Supporting the AP team with insights and improvements with the PO process
  • Completing quarter end VAT returns and submission to HMRC
  • Key involvement with both internal and external auditors
  • Ownership of the relationship with the bankers and superuser on the systems

Experience -

  • Finalist or QBE accountant - ACA, ACCA, CIMA
  • MUST HAVE experience with processing and managing month end cycle
  • Experience with completing VAT
  • Highly analytical and strong problem solving skills
  • Able to identify and suggest and implement improvements
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Experienced in SAP - advantageous
  • Experience in implementing a new ERP/EPM system - advantageous

This role offers hybrid working, requiring the commitment of 1 working day per week in the office.

You will need to be on a notice period no longer than 4 weeks be considered for this role.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.