Senior Management Accountant

Senior Management Accountant

  • Location

    Bracknell, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £52000 per annum + Bens

  • Contact:

    Rob Anderson

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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  • Consultant:


Senior Management Accountant

Location: Near Bracknell

The Company

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious individual to join one of the UK's leading commercial specialists in the key role of Senior Management Accountant.
Specialising in sales and property management and manintencnce, the Group (LRG) boast an unrivalled passion and expertise for working in sector. Our continued success means we have substantial plans to expand and we are looking for talented and proactive individuals who will embrace the company ethos and further enhance the professional, high-quality and personal service we provide.

We offer learning opportunities to our employees that provide great ways to gain and enhance skills, knowledge and experience that may be needed at certain stages of their career. These are available for both new and existing staff subject to line manager approval.
Job Purpose:

To analyse and report on key financial data within the organisation ensuring that managers receive timely, accurate and relevant information.


Identify: a) Annual budgets which the employee is directly in control of
b) Line management responsibility including where possible numbers/teams/departments
c) Identify the job titles and groups with whom the employee have significant working relationships

There will be some involvement in the budget process and responsibility for some areas of the business.
No direct line management responsibility
Significant working relationships with Financial Controller, Finance Manager, Finance Support Team, and Senior Management.

Principal Accountabilities:
Summarise in bullet format the principal end results expected from the job role

Prepare monthly management accounts for companies within the LRG umbrella, including revenue, prepayments, accruals and fixed assets
Provide insightful analysis of costs and revenues to business areas and respond to queries resulting from the issuing of the management accounts
Prepare monthly balance sheet reconciliations in line with department timetable
Identify and implement process improvements to drive greater efficiency and accuracy in the production of the management accounts
Provide guidance and support to other members of the Management Accounts team as required
Involvement in the preparation of the Statutory Accounts and schedules for Audit and assist with queries from the group's auditors during the annual audit process
Assist in the production of annual departmental budgets
Completion of returns to the Office For National Statistics
Dealing with ad-hoc queries and reporting as required

Job Challenges:
Describe briefly the most challenging aspect of the job role

Complexity of Group reporting structure and reporting systems
Preparing monthly reports within reporting deadlines.
Obtaining accurate and timely information from remote locations
Dealing with Directors with demanding schedules

Personal Specification

Job Knowledge, Skills & Experience

Essential Desirable

Key Skills Qualified (ACCA, ACA or CIMA)
Good written and oral communication skills
Able to plan and prioritise
Excellent IT skills - Experience of Microsoft suite of products, Word, Excel etc.
Attention to detail
Able to communicate at all levels
Experience of Microsoft Dynamics (preferred)

Line management experience desirable - although initially no direct reports.
Business Partnering Experience
Experience Experience of divisional or departmental accounts
Experience of working in a sales orientated industry
Qualifications ACCA, ACA or CIMA qualified GCSE Maths and English

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