Assistant Management Accountant (1 Year FTC)

Gravesend Temporary £30,000 - £35,000
  • Excellent Benefits
  • Hybrid Working

About Our Client

An excellent opportunity for an Assistant Management Accountant to work with a leading organisation on an FTC Maternity contract for 1 year.

Job Description

To support the Financial Controller with:

  • preparing accurate weekly and monthly management accounts
  • maintain month end accounting schedules, procedures and supporting documentation
  • ensure all accounting ledgers are maintained and accurate
  • cash-flow management and forecasting: ensure accurate supplier and salary payments as well as customer remittances
  • Manage company overheads and hold budget holders to account
  • Improve cost saving activities with an ongoing drive to efficiency to provide financial support to other operational teams, as required

  • Preparing all month-end working schedules including fixed asset register, prepayments, accruals, customer rebates etc
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts and ensuring appropriate supporting documentation is available
  • Ensure that comparatives to budget and prior year is accurate and variances are properly explained
  • Control of overheads and detailed reporting to budget holders
  • Reporting: weekly flash reports (especially labour costs) to the Leadership team on the company's current financial position; monthly Board reports in Powerpoint

  • Support agency staff costing schedules and labour analysis;
  • Year end audits and budget preparation
  • Support the Finance function during year end statutory audits and half yearly bank audits.
  • Assist in the preparation of annual budgets and re-forecasting.
  • Company Initiatives and Compliance

The Successful Applicant

  • AAT Qualified, Part Qualified CIMA / ACCA
  • Attention to detail and analytical skills. Accustomed to working with and interpreting data.
  • Demonstration of strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate with internal and external stakeholders
  • Proven Time Management skills: Accustomed to working with and meeting time critical deadlines
  • Resilient, problem solving, flexible, reliable, honest.
  • Experience working in an FMCG sector or in an industry focused on gross margins would be beneficial
  • Must have a keen interest in Microsoft applications:

What's on Offer

A competitive salary and benefits package

Ewan Quinn
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+44 1622 604 531

Job summary

Sub Sector
Part Qualified Accounting
Business Services
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Consultant name
Ewan Quinn
Consultant phone
+44 1622 604 531
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