Part-Time Management Accountant

Location
Scotland, East Lothian
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
07 Oct 2019
Closes
04 Nov 2019
Ref
14052418/001
Contact
David Renfrew
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Qualified

You will have responsibility for monitoring financial data and preparing accurate financial information, including reports, budgets, and account statements. In addition, you will manage the Accounts Administrator and oversee purchase ledger activities.

Client Details

The business, founded 30 years ago and based in East Lothian, is a thriving business selling circa 20 million units of their product per annum and employing around 100 people.

Description

Financial

Maintain an efficient and effective financial model.

Ensure costs are monitored and controlled.

Liaise with and provide information to auditors.

Monitor and report on accounting discrepancies.

Analyse financial trends.

Reporting

Ensure meaningful and challenging targets/budgets are in place within an appropriate timescale.

Ensure all reports are accurate and ready in time to meet their relevant monthly, quarterly or annual target.

Collate and interpret information from across the business.

Produce monthly management accounts (profit and loss, cash flow and balance sheets) with variance analysis, performance graphs and any management information required.

Periodic and annual budgeting, together with cash flow forecasts.

Profile

Essential requirements for this role are:

  • At least 5 years' experience at Accountant or similar level

  • Advanced knowledge of MS Excel and SAGE accounting software

  • In-depth understanding of business bookkeeping procedures

  • Solid knowledge of accounting regulations

  • Excellent numeracy and problem solving skills

  • High level of attention to detail and able to work accurately

  • Ability to prioritise and manage time effectively to meet deadlines

  • Experience of producing Management Accounts

  • Experience of handling sensitive/confidential data

  • Chartered Accountant with membership of ICAEW or ICAS

Job Offer

There is a highly competitive salary on offer for this 3-4 day a week role. The working week to be agreed upon sucessful interview.