Senior Management Accountant/Team Leader

  • Location:

    Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Goodman Masson Ltd

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    Phil Southern

My client based in Peterborough are looking to recruit a Management Accountant to lead their team (of 2) as soon as possible. This role is responsible for the build and maintenance of accounting management reports by extracting, manipulating and analysing data using Advanced Excel and Crystal reporting. You must have the ability to identify and deliver process improvement opportunities (e.g. information content, speed, effort, automation).

  • Qualified or near to the end of studying towards a professional qualification (ACCA, CIMA).
  • Analytical thinking - able to simplify complex data or problems, pays attention to detail and recognises when information is missing or incorrect.
  • Ability to find problems or opportunities and provide proposals for change.
  • Pro-active and enquiring mind set.
  • Knowledge of management accounting principles and techniques.
  • Advanced Excel skills are a must, knowledge of Access Dimensions would be an advantage but not essential.
  • Experience of report writing using Crystal reporting would be an advantage.
  • A strong team player providing assistance and support to colleagues when required.
  • The ability to provide financial advice and support to non-specialists.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Very good attention to detail, accuracy and timeliness.
  • Flexible and adaptable to changing environment with the ability to be proactive and bring new ideas and enthusiasm to the department as the group continues to grow.
  • Previous line management experience.


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