Management Accountant Job | HT14376S - Howett Thorpe

Management Accountant
Kent, Swanley

Salary: £23 per hour

Benefits: Immediate start
Reference number HT14376S
Added on Jan 09, 2018

About The Role

Within this assignment you will be working as a Management Accountant and will be responsible for a portfolio of projects that the business are involved with. Within this Management Accountant position you will be supporting the Financial Controller in managing the outputs of the accounting and finance team in relation to the projects you are assigned to. Although this is a contract role working as a Management Accountant position, you will have a variety of responsibilities ranging from full Management Accounts preparation through to statutory accounts preparation, your key duties will include:

  • Preparation of Monthly Management Accounts and performance reviews
  • Preparation of monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Review the payments and bank instructions, providing approval
  • Prepare the annual operating budget for review and approval
  • Prepare draft annual statutory accounts for review
  • Review and approve monthly bank reconciliations
  • Support the finance manager in additional responsibilities

About Our Client

This role is working for a busy business that can produce further opportunities for you over the course of the contract.

About You

For this Management Accountant contract we are looking for a Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) that has good Management Accounts experience and is available to commit to the entire duration. Key skills, qualifications and responsibilities required for this role include:

  • Hold a full accountancy qualification (ACA, ACCA or CIMA)
  • Experience of Management Accounts
  • Exposure to statutory accounts
  • Strong communication skills including providing commentary and presenting information
  • Strong Excel skills (Pivot table and Lookup level)

Things you should know

Initially this is an interim vacancy however there is as strong possibility the vacancy will move to a permanent one.

Commutable from Bromley, Caterham, Croydon, Redhill, Reigate, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Sevenoaks, Tonbridge, Maidstone, Orpington, Dartford, Gravesend, Chatham, Gillingham, Sidcup, Eltham, Bexleyheath.


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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