Management Accountant

  • Location

    Coventry, West Midlands

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  • Salary:

    £250 - £300 per day

  • Contact:

    Paul Francombe

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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My client, a well-known energy business based in Coventry, is currently seeking a Management Accountant to join their finance team on a 6-month contract. You should ideally be immediately available or on a maximum of 2 weeks' notice and be able to work via your own limited company or an umbrella company.

Main Responsibilities

· Taking responsibility for a key finance business unit
· Reviewing and accurately reporting revenue in the month
· Assist the team with month-end close duties
· Lead the key finance reporting to the German business
· Understand key variances and have the ability to discuss with key stakeholders
· Provide finance business partnering to the wider business - challenging and supporting operational and commercial business performance
· Review and improve business processes
· Assist finance activities through the project lifecycle, including supporting customer and supplier negotiation

Key Requirements

· CIMA/ACCA qualified accountant with 2-4 years post qualification experience
· Commercial finance experience
· Finance business partnering experience
· Proven experience of translating information into financial business modelling with a history of using the analysis to influence decisions and challenge assumptions
· Self-motivated with the ability to build excellent working relationships with various parts of the business
· A proactive and creative approach to problem solving with a passion for improving the business
· Prior experience with SAP and strong Excels are required, Qlikview experience is desirable