Senior Management Accountant

  • Location:

    Kings Hill, Kent

  • Sector:

    Media

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Goodman Masson

  • Job ref:

    DH234573_1534858045

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-09-20

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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A unique and newly created Senior Management Accountant role has just come available at one of the biggest and highly rated B2B events businesses. Reporting into the Financial Controller, and partnering with senior management, this role offers unrivalled progression.

About the Senior Management Accountant role:
In this role you will be responsible for preparing financial and management information to facilitate commercial decision-making and will be key to assisting the profit growth of the business by managing financial risk and identifying opportunities. Working closely with key internal stakeholders, you will provide them with dedicated support on all commercial drivers at agency, department and client level. You will be supporting the MD, COO and client team leads in your day to day role as well.

* Leading the preparation of timely and accurate management account packs
* Providing commercial analysis including producing client rates and creating a commercial framework for retainers and large projects.
* Managing a team of 3 - 5 junior management accountants.
* Working in partnership with team heads to meet monthly commercial performance targets.
* Leading monthly commercial meetings presenting to both the clients leads and MD.
* Management at both agency and client level of balance sheet items linked to jobs

With a strong commercial aptitude, this role would suit someone looking to make their first move from practice into industry. Previous experience within the media space would be advantageous, as is understanding the culture and how to effectively communicate with non finance. Having both strong analytically skills and an excellent attention to detail will be key in this role.

This global business is well known and is a leader within their field. Their clients are very well known, and they have won a multitude of awards for their work. They are ideally looking for a chartered accountant, CIMA, ACCA or overseas equivalent that has recently qualified. Previous management experience is a must, as well as having worked in a high pressure and fast paced environment.