£40000 - 44000 / annum
Bristol City Centre
3rd June 2019
Accounting and Finance
Robert Half are delighted to be working on an exclusive basis with Rowan Dartington, a high growth business that forms part of St James Place, a FTSE100 Wealth Management Company. To be based in Bristol, Rowan Dartington are looking to recruit a progressive, qualified finance candidate to be part of their dynamic team in a broad Management Accountant role.
Reporting into the Financial Controller this broad role will cover technical accounting and reporting activities, combined with commercial business partnering
- Prepare monthly management accounts covering balance sheet, P&L and key performance indicators.
- Cost management - responsible for business partnering to ensure appropriate management of costs, understanding of key variances to budget, and continually updating cost outlook.
- Income trend analysis - responsible for creating a new reporting suite around income trends and an in depth understanding of the accounting postings to support business queries.
- Planning and budgeting - involvement in planning and budget process, including stress and scenario testing.
- Provide guidance on adoption of new accounting policies and technical accounting queries.
- Own fixed asset, prepayment and accrual accounting, and other technical accounting adjustments.
- Own payroll processing and associated reporting.
- Prepare statutory accounts for all legal entities and act as key liaison with external auditors to ensure a smooth year-end audit process.
- Prepare and submit relevant regulatory reporting returns (FCA, HMRC) and act as key subject matter expert on any new reporting requirements that arise.
Personal Profile Knowledge and Skills:
This role would suit a newly qualified candidate looking for their first move out of practice and into industry or a candidate in industry with 2-5 years of financial / management accounts experience or similar within a Finance team.
Excellent analytical and communication skills. Strong Excel skills desirable.
Strong technical accounting skills.
Ability to work independently and take initiative.
Knowledge of general ledger systems and/or other accounting systems (e.g. Sage) preferable.
£38k - £44k basic salary
25 days' holiday
10% pension (paid by RD, no employee contributions required)
Bonus opportunity of 10%
For more information on this exciting opportunity please contact Robert Half and ask to speak to Oliver Price on 01179 935400, alternatively apply to this advert with your cv.
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