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Management Accountant

Horsham, Sussex
£37,000 to £42,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022

Reed Accountancy is currently assisting an established client in the Horsham area who are seeking and experienced Management Accountant to join their existing team. This role will suit someone with experience throughout the accounts department, with a wide range of responsibilities from AP and banking through to budgeting, planning, management reporting and supporting financial control. A key focus for the role will be in assisting with the digital transformation of the finance function to reduce the level of processing and increase the value add of the team to the business. Another core focus of the role will be do transform data into reliable, accurate and quality management information.

Duties will include:

  • Record financial transactions for various companies within the Group
  • Assist with the preparation and improvement of financial statements for internal/external use
  • Assist with developing budgets for various group companies and reconcile spend against them
  • Analyse financial performance and forecast longer term horizons
  • Constantly review and recommend methods and strategies maximising value
  • Maintain records and support auditing and tax efforts
  • Provide accurate and timely advice to company/department management on financial decisions
  • Assist with strategy development and recommendations based on factual financial evidence
  • Assist in maintaining, updating and developing sound financial procedures and controls

Key requirements:

  • ACCA/ACA/CIMA finalist or newly qualified
  • Good knowledge of core accounting terms and concepts, including an excellent grasp of double entry accounting and the structure of financial statements.
  • Good understanding of finance and tax regulations and legislation including both FRS102, IFRS and US GAAP
  • Knowledge of business strategy and methodology
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking and organisational skills
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Strategic thinking
  • Highly IT literate with an understanding of how systems will drive the future of the finance function and embraces change through continual improvement
  • Experience in Real Estate or Manufacturing would be an advantage

An exciting opportunity to join an entrepreneurial, ever evolving SME in the local area. Apply now!

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  • Job Reference: 705552473-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Reed
  • Location: Horsham, Sussex
  • Salary: £37,000 to £42,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent