Management Accountant

Fixed Term | £40,000 per annum

Sitka is delighted to be working exclusively with this successful and award-winning fintech business based on the outskirts of Cardiff, in helping them find a Management Accountant. This is a great opportunity for a talented finance professional with solid management accounting experience and a logical and analytical approach. This role offers flexible and hybrid working; working 1 day a week in the Cardiff office and the remainder from home.

This is a business which puts its people first and that prides itself in delivering first class customer service. As their Management Accountant, you will work closely with the Head of Finance and play a key role in working with the finance team and helping them reach their objectives. You will be someone who leads by example, who is keen to make a positive contribution and who enjoys working in a collaborative and commercial environment.

This role is a fixed term contract for a minimum of 12 months – to start in April/May 2022.

The job

  • Complete accurate and timely management accounts for the Head of Finance to review.
  • Complete appraisals for the team on a regular basis.
  • Review team members work including management accounts and payments.
  • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations by the end of the month.
  • Facilitate the company’s payroll accounts for our third-party contractor.
  • Facilitate the company’s pension scheme in line with government requirements.
  • Monitor and control all company income and expenditure
  • Create financial models and forecasts to aid the Head of Finance in their analysis.
  • Create payment reports for the Head of Finance to review and authorise payment.
  • Authorise payments within my given authorisation limit
  • Assist in the year end audit, including supporting schedules.

The person specification

  • Part qualified/finalist ACCA/CIMA.
  • You will ideally have some supervisory experience
  • You will be a strong user of Microsoft Excel capable of manipulating and extracting large sets of data through LOOKUPs, pivot tables etc.
  • You should have excellent communication skills
  • Payroll experience
  • Self-motivated and proactive in offering business solutions and information
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment

Salary & Benefits

  • Salary of up to £40,000 per annum (possibly more for the right individual)
  • Flexible working; includes working from home 4 days per week
  • Modern state of the art offices
  • Pension

The next step

To apply please submit your CV and a brief supporting statement outlining the reasons why you would like to be considered for the post and how you meet the requirements. Please email this to reference 303.

At a glance

Job title
Management Accountant
£40,000 per annum
Date posted
Wednesday 30th March, 2022