Assistant Management Accountant

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Leicestershire
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
08 Jan 2021
Closes
16 Jan 2021
Contract Type
Permanent

A varied, permanent Assistant Management Accountant role based in South Leicestershire

A part-time role that offers flexibility around hours, working for a great business

Client Details

My client is a brilliant UK-based organisation operating within the "not for profit and charities" industry sector here in Leicestershire.

The part-time role sits within a close-knit finance team and will offer you responsibility and the autonomy to crack on and manage your own workload how you see fit.

The team are incredibly supportive and helpful, but wont micro-manage you and will encourage you to use your initiative on a daily basis.

Description

The key duties for the Assistant Management Accountant position are:

Assist in the preparation of monthly management accounts and the annual budgeting process
Preparation of monthly financial forecasts
Assist in the preparation of annual statutory financial statements
Complete balance sheet reconciliations on a monthly basis
Carry out analysis of nominal accounts to assist budget holders with management of departmental budgets
Responsibility for the correct processing and control of all income including cash receipts via the bank account, sales ledger invoices and monitoring and chasing of debtors
Reconciliation of the Bank accounts
Assist in the financial management and analysis of Projects
Processing of Company Credit cards
To assist with the analysis of payroll completed by an outsourced payroll provider
To support the Payables Clerk role and provide cover when required
To support the Accountant in the role out of any finance related projects, such as new software or a change in processes, to ensure successful implementation
To assist the accountant as requiredProfile

The ideal candidate for the Assistant Management Accountant will fit the following criteria:

You MUST be committed to a part-time role, c. 29hrs/week (start and finish times are flexible)
Comfortable working in a paperless office environment
Significant practical financial experience
Experience within the not for profit and charities sector is desirable but not essential
Recent knowledge of payroll and all associated statutory requirements would be excellent
Knowledge of budgeting and forecasting processes
Competent using excel spreadsheets and finance systems
Excellent communication skills with the ability to convey complex financial information to non-finance colleagues in a way that is easily understood
Ability to develop relationships with key stakeholders and work across department, engaging with staff and teams
Tact, discretion and a commitment to the delivery of high-quality customer service
A flexible approach to work with the ability to prioritise own workload and meet strict deadlines and ensure high accuracy
Good level of computer literacy skills across different systems, MS Office and ability to learn and adapt to IT systemsJob Offer

A brilliant and varies part-time role with a great business

Stability and security in a new role