Management Accountant

  • Location

    Wythenshawe, Greater Manchester

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    Up to £300.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Vicky Farrell

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Morson are proud to own the interim recruitment process on behalf of Manchester Airports group.
MAG are currently recruiting an interim RTR Accountant (Record to Report) to complement the existing growing team. If you are immediately available for work and available to commit to a short term contract up to a period of up to 6 months, then we are interested in hearing from you today!

Reporting to the R2R Transformation Lead the role is responsible for assisting in the preparation and review of management accounts for Stansted airport, which is the fastest growing airport in the UK. This is an exciting new opportunity to be part of a newly created team as the R2R activity is transitioned from Stansted to Manchester. This role will play a key role in assisting in the transition of the work and being a key part of the new team going forwards to deliver a high standard of service for the Stansted finance and management teams

The role will include engaging with budget holders to understand their business and to ensure that their financial performance is accurately reflected in the accounts. Role-holders will also develop key skills in being subject matter experts in accounting for key revenue or cost items across the Group as well as acting in support of Stansted Airport. The role holder will also support in maintaining a robust control environment and identifying opportunities for continuous improvement with the R2R team, providing expert advice, mentoring and training support to the assistant accountants in the team.

You will be/have;

A qualified accountant (ACCA or CIMA) with supervisor and end to end P&L experience

An ambitious individual and team player with a "can do" attitude.

Proven ability to actively engage business stakeholders and to respond to queries in a collaborative manner.

3+ years of relevant experience of profit and loss and balance sheet

Proven ability to efficiently produce and review management accounts (end to end process).

Knowledge of best practice processes and expert understanding of key accounting standards

Previous experience of training and supporting less experienced members of staff

Ability to manage multiple priorities and to thrive under tight deadlines and high-pressure situations.

Please be aware as the individual will support with relocating the function from Stansted to Manchester travel will be required - possibly full time in Stansted during the first 2 weeks and then at the month end for 2/3 days.

Please apply via the following link, your will come to Vicky Farrell, Onsite Recruitment Partner at MAG