Company Details & Job Overview:
Our client are a highly successful group with interest in the acquisition of Land to develop for commercial activity and further property development and property management. With a proven track record and high growth over a period of 50 years, they boast a proud history and portfolio which currently stands at c£500million. In a period of growth, they are seeking talent to join an established finance function, the successful candidate will be trained and mentored, providing the best opportunity to contribute and grow in a developing business.
Your New Role As Assistant Management Accountant:
Reporting to the senior management accountant, you shall be tasked with a variety of duties and work closely with others in the finance team. You shall gain exposure across the group and be provided with the support to progress. As Assistant Management Accountant you shall work alongside others in the business and seek to develop process and procedure, adding value to the future decision making process. You shall ensure the timely production of monthly management accounts and develop further in your role.
Main role duties:
• Preparation of end-to-end monthly management accounts, across the legal entities, including;
o Accruals and prepayments
o Overhead recharges
o Full balance sheet reconciliation
• Annual budget preparation, including monthly re-forecast.
• Monthly VAT return preparation and submission.
• Liaising with external Accountants on preparation of year end accounts.
• Project cost reconciliation, including budget comparisons.
• Embed control and compliance checks throughout the companies’ processes.
• Assist with training of Accounts Assistants.
• To assist the Finance Director with ad-hoc projects and queries
Experience & Qualifications Required To Apply:
To be considered for this role you shall have previous experience working in an account’s environment ideally within a growing company. Actively studying towards a professional accountancy qualification, namely CIMA or ACCA you shall also hope to continue studies (which are funded) and have a passion to add value. With a solid grounding and able to produce monthly management accounts you will have a good eye for detail, good interrogation skills and have a real team work ethic. Previous experience of using Sage 50 would be advantageous. You shall be confident in the use of Excel and have excellent organisational skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines.
Salary And Reward On Offer:
You shall be supported and mentored throughout your development and have a study package to assist in the completion of a formal qualification. Working in a growing, developing business you will have the opportunity to progress and learn, as well as gain exposure across a multi-faceted operation.
This role is being handled by Darren Cadman, Kenton Black Finance
Kenton Black Finance operate across the UK as a market leading recruitment partner, specialising in the attraction of finance talent across both permanent and interim requirements. With a team of dedicated experts, each with longevity operating in the finance arena, we maintain a proven track record and have established partnerships with businesses both large, small and those in their infancy. Market leaders, we provide recruitment solutions from entry level finance to directorship professionals. Operating from local offices in Preston, Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Birmingham and Glasgow, Kenton Black Finance remain a dynamic and effective recruitment partner who represent and attract only the finest finance talent in the local area and across the UK.