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Management Accountant - Edinburgh

£30,000 - £35,000 - Industry & Commerce - Part Qualified Accountant
Ref: 2777 Date Posted: Monday 11 Feb 2019
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An exciting opportunity for a Management Accountant has arisen with a unique business based in Edinburgh City Centre. The role will be suitable for part or newly qualified accountants seeking a challenging yet rewarding job.

The Company

A small to medium size professional services company based in Edinburgh city centre.  The company provides an innovative and quality approach to their clients giving way to the opportunity for growth and development. The opportunity to take responsibility and to work on your own initiative is a big part of the organisations culture.

The Role

This Permanent role of Management accountant will be reporting directly into the Financial Controller and is an extremely varied role where the successful candidate will receive unlimited exposure with the ability to progress & develop their skills and knowledge further. To be considered for this role you must be prepared to assist and support in carrying out all aspects of accounting from start to finish including; profit and loss analysis as well as preparing valuation calculations, production of financial reports and other ad hoc tasks

On Offer

The role of Management Accountant will offer a salary of £28,000 - £35,000 plus a competitive benefits package. The offices are based in Edinburgh City Centre and are easily accessible by public transport.

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Prepare management accounts within the reporting timescale including accruals, prepayments and deferred income.
  • Maintenance of the general ledger.
  • Reconciliation of all major balance sheet accounts on a monthly basis including preparation of bank reconciliations, calculation of deferred income, intercompany reconciliations etc.
  • Support and assist with audits as required.
  • Any ad hoc reports / analysis work as requested
  • Raise purchase orders to issue to suppliers and carry out supplier statement reconciliations
  • Oversee payments to ensure suppliers are paid in a timely fashion and within agreed terms.
  • Liaise with suppliers on complex account queries, on the telephone, by email or in person.
  • Mentoring, coaching, management support and development including appraisals, evaluations and reporting of individual performance targets for your direct reports.

To be considered for this role you will:

  • Be newly qualified or Actively studying towards CIMA or ACCA
  • Good and practical knowledge of current accounting standards (essential)
  • Experience in management accounting role (desirable)
  • PC-literate with a good, working knowledge of Excel.
  • Able to work within a small team and as well as on your own in initiative
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication
  • To be well organised and able to demonstrate effective prioritisation of work to meet deadlines

Please do not hesitate to contact Andrew Robinson on 0131 603 7747 or for a private & confidential discussion regarding this opportunity.