Management Accountant

Manchester
£12 - £13 per hour
14 Nov 2012
12 Dec 2012
380381-UKen
Claire Bowden
Accountancy
Interim
Full Time
The Company

Robert Half are currently working on behalf of a large business and educational services provider who work across Greater Manchester and the UK. They are looking to take on a committed and pro-active Management Accountant to work with them for a temporary to permanent contract starting as soon as possible.

The Role

Reporting to the Financial Controller, this varied role will see the successful Management Accountant produce and review accurate, timely and relevant monthly Management Accounts to agreed timescales and analyse variances against budgeted spend and liaise with managers to compile action plans to address major variances. As Management Accountant, the role will also involve maintaining the month end control file to the agreed timetable and ensuring reconciliations and adjustments take place in a timely manner and preparing statutory financial information for year end statutory accounts.The successful applicant will also carry the responsibility of the operation of effective cash management and forecasting mechanisms, and transmission of automated payments including checking, authorising and processing of net salaries for all staff.Whilst no formal qualification is essential, applicants must have experience working in a financial environment including the production of management and statutory accounts. A personable manner is necessary, as is the ability to communicate with senior management effectively. In order to succeed in this role, applicants must be organised and work well under pressure, and must have excellent IT skills including Excel and Word.

Salary & Benefits

The salary for this role is £25-26k Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.