Management Accountant role in Redditch
Your new company
Hays are currently working closely with one of the UK's biggest consumer media organisations and are looking for an experienced Management Accountant for an 8-month assignment, reporting to the Financial Controller. The organisation has created an exciting culture based on success where employees have a real passion for what they do. They offer fantastic support to all employees allowing them to improve and evolve themselves, and in turn develop their career.
Your new role
You will be covering the key Management Accountant while they are on maternity leave. You will be supporting business managers and both local and national finance teams. Within the assignment you'll be expected to have knowledge about and perform:
- Monthly and Quarterly VAT reports
- VAT deferment & duty - checking against monthly invoicing
- Preparation of management accounts
- Accruals and payments
- Posting Payroll into the accounts
- Bank reconciliation
- Providing cover for the Accounts Payable Clerk and Financial Controller where applicable
What you'll need to succeed
As the successful candidate you will be expected to have a solid academic background and a be Part-Qualified Accountant (ACCA or CIMA) or to be Qualified by Experience. Experience in handling VAT is essential as you will be working with the London Tax Department completing returns with limited support from the local team. A god understanding of Payroll (reports, calculations, postings); month end procedures including balance sheet reconciliation, creating/posting journals and must have an eye for detail and have demonstrated the ability to stick to tight deadlines is also essential.
Due to the fact you will be occasionally travelling to different sites a full clean driving licence is needed as well as access to your own car.
What you'll get in return
You will receive a healthy salary of up to £35,000 Per Annum dependant on experience. You will also receive full access to the staffing areas and free onsite parking is available.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.