Assistant Management Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Management Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH62849
Contact Name: Dora Bagshaw
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 17, 2018 09:29

Job Description

An excellent Assistant Management Accountant role has just become available working for a World Leading Media Business based in Central London. Working with the UK Management Accounting and FP&A team this role will undertake a variety of tasks and processes which contribute to the production of Management Accounts, Budgets and forecasts and all other associated deliverables. This is a 12 month fixed term contract, looking to start as soon as possible:

Assistant Management Accountant Key Responsibilities:

Responsible for month end journal preparation and postings for key areas of the P&L and balance sheet;

  • Assist with the building of month end reporting packs
  • Responsible for month end journal preparation and postings for key areas of the P&L and balance sheet
  • Preparation of month end marketing and technical accruals and prepayments journals
  • Assist Business Analyst with ad hoc project work as required
  • Provide support with additional analysis, including audit preparation and half year / full year reporting
  • Stock reconciliation and analysis
  • Collate and reconcile sales data from third parties
  • Assist in preparation of Budgets and official Forecasts
  • Forecast and review cashflow

Key Competencies

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • An ability to review processes with clarity and create efficiencies
  • Drive and enthusiasm
  • Articulate with advanced verbal and written communication skills and the ability to present information in a clear and concise manner
  • A proactive and responsible attitude to workload, with a propensity to own the key duties of the role
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office including Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Experience using financial systems such as SAP & MS Navision is preferable.

The ideal candidate will be actively studying with at least one years finance experience.

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

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