Group Management Accountant

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    Warrington, Cheshire

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    Kirsty Wilson

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a leading a national engineering firm as Group Management Accountant on a 6-month FTC. The role will be too to provide additional necessary resource during a period of transformation and change. The organisation has recently implemented a new finance shared service centre and the role of the Group Management Accountant will be as follows:

  • Delivering timely and accurate information to Group Finance, Head of Tax and local Irish Finance team for external and internal reporting
  • Conducting accounting activities relating to the maintenance of complete and accurate general ledger and management accounts.
  • Processing information within the RTR area in line with Group Timetable and SSC SLAs

More specifically the role involves:

Preparing and maintaining the accounting ledgers, management accounts, journals and associated supporting documents, schedules, and reports, and analyses as appropriate

Performing complex reconciliations for the balance sheet and profit and loss account as per the Group's agreed reconciliation processes

Raising inter-company charges/invoices as required

Maintain a complete, accurate and up to date fixed asset register and responsible for managing a physical asset verification process at least annually

Prepare regular and ad-hoc allocation of costs to business units, functions or group companies

This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced Accountant adept at joining a growing business and quickly understanding what is required and to add value. The successful applicant should be able to work autonomously, able to provide benefit of experience to provide reconciliations support and manage special projects and support the BAU teams.

You will need to be an excellent communicator with the ability to present and explain financial information to all levels of management with a high standard of written presentation skills.

Essential attributes:

  • ACCA/CIMA/QBE Qualified
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Capex experience is essential
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Attention to detail but ability to see the bigger picture and appreciate the end to end process
  • Team player and able to build effective working relationships
  • Self-starter, ability to manage own work and deliver to demanding deadlines plus able to manage and influence the delivery of others involved in the process
  • Strong customer focus and understanding of how to manage expectations
  • Able to adapt style of communication depending on the audience and the nature of the information being communicated

This is a 6-month contract to cover a busy period, so we would please request that applicants are able to commit to the entire term. In return, you will be joining a friendly and fascinating team!

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