Management Accountant - Contract

Job Title: Management Accountant - Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH88835
Contact Name: Edward Cardona
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 03, 2021 16:00

Job Description

Handle, are currently in partnership with a global marketing business, who are looking for an experienced Management Accountant. Working closely with the Financial Controller, the Management Accountant will have responsibility for a strategic business unit P&L, monthly financial reporting, forecasting and assisting with internal and external audit.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring revenue is recognised correctly on a monthly basis in compliance with revenue recognition guidelines
  • Provide detailed analysis with supporting commentary on the divisions budgeting and forecasting process.
  • Look to improve controls and efficiency of financial processes
  • Overall responsibility for the P&L of the post-production business unit
  • Perform monthly revenue and WIP Reconciliations
  • Ensuring costs and accruals are correctly recorded
  • Ensuring compliance with audit and assisting with year end and interim audit requests and testing
  • Preparation of monthly/weekly cash flow projections alongside shared service centre management accountant
  • Provide ad hoc analysis as required by senior management, e.g. profitability etc

Candidate requirements

  • Qualified accountant - ACCA, ACA, CIMA or equivalent or experience QBE
  • 4+ years relevant management accounting experience
  • Experience in a production or advertising environment preferable
  • Experience in manipulating and analysing data
  • Experience working in multiple currencies
  • Conscientious with a keen attention to detail
  • Personable with a positive attitude
  • Commercially aware and business minded

Handle Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.