Management Accountant

Walsall, West Midlands


Reference No: BLS/17007_1702044417

£35000 - £40000 per annum


The Management Accountant will be responsible for all record keeping and transactional processing including the preparation, accuracy and interpretation of monthly management accounts. This to also include the integrity and compliance of all accounting records and the investigation of variances, trends and reconciling items. This will require liaison with the Financial and Commercial Services Manager, to whom the role reports. In addition this role will support the Credit Control and Cost Clerk functions.

Key Responsibilities: Finance

• Prepare management accounts using the appropriate methods and present in the correct format.

• Highlight variances and trends to business leaders and work with them to identify the root cause and further analysis to decision making.

• Reconcile revenue and costs reported in the management accounts to the finance accounting records.

• Prepare and post month end journals and approve intercompany transactions.

• Assist with the management of Accounts Payable and Receivable functions, ensuring aged invoices are resolved efficiently and preventative actions are taken.

• Working with the sales teams and credit control manage cash collection.

• Evaluate customer creditworthiness and advise on credit terms as appropriate.

• Coordinate all bank payments, receipts and reconciliation.

• Schedule reviews with department managers to review monthly figures.

• Discuss and resolve queries highlighted, unusual cost trends and 3 monthly forecast.

• Prepare capital expenditure business cases in conjunction with proposers sponsors.

• Analyse financial data on sales, stock, plant utilisation to identify and resolve issues.

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