Senior Management Accountant

Location Ballymena, County Antrim
Job Type Temporary
Salary £35000 - £45000 per annum
Published over 1 year ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Justin Friend
Job Ref JF71

Job Description

Senior Management Accountant

I am looking for an excellent Management Accountant with extensive post qualification experience for a contract in Ballymena. The ideal candidate will be ACA, CIMA or ACCA qualified and have extensive experience of detailed management accounting & budgeting as well as interpretation/communication of financial information along with great all round technical accounting skills as well as staff management experience.

Main duties:

  • Prepare short and medium-term financial plans
  • Prepare annual financial plan, including income and expenditure, and balance sheet and cash-flows
  • Prepare future rolling financial plans
  • Establish and maintain an effective system for budgetary control, particularly, a financial information system which provides budget-holders with relevant and timely data
  • Advise on the management of budgets and resources within projections and ensure the financial sustainability of the organisation through the preparation of annual estimates of income and expenditure
  • Identify major budget variances, determining the cause of such variations and, where appropriate, making recommendations for corrective action
  • Provide financial management training across the organisation
  • Assess and implement appropriate accounting policies and procedures
  • Month end reporting and analysis of financial information

Key skills

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified accountant or equivalent
  • Senior Budget Responsibility experience
  • Proven ability to evaluate and improve on processes and procedures
  • Advanced Excel skills including Vlookups, Macros, Formulae, Pivot Tables etc
  • Experience of working with both financial and non-financial managers
  • Significant experience working with financial systems and processes
  • Internal controls experience
  • Attention to detail and ability to work in a pressurised environment