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Group Managament Accountant

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Group Management Accountant Salary: Competitive and based on experience Location: Manchester

Keywords: Accounting, Financial Operations, Month End Close Process, Intercompany Transactions, Audit Process, Cashflow Forecasting

Our client is seeking a Group Management Accountant to join their dynamic team. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a company that is a market leader within their area of tech and launching products that are making a significant impact in the global marketplace. The successful candidate will have the chance to work with award-winning software and collaborate with passionate colleagues who bring creativity and enthusiasm to everything they do.

Join a company that is redefining the software industry
Work with award-winning software and passionate colleagues

What you'll do:

As a Group Management Accountant, you will play a pivotal role in overseeing the financial operations of our client's business. You will be responsible for completing end-to-end month end close processes for various entities, ensuring timely invoicing and clear down of balances. Your role will also involve overseeing international accounts, improving control environments, assisting with audits, and leading on system migration projects. With your excellent attention to detail and ability to work within deadlines, you will contribute significantly to achieving key business objectives.

Oversee the financial operations for the group, including the month end close process and submission
Complete the consolidated MA packs across a global remit
Ensure deadlines are met for month end and ad hoc reporting
Balance intercompany transactions across the group
Improve and maintain the control environment
Oversee the monthly billing process for a global remit
Assist with UK annual audit
Lead on the MA side of system migration project
Complete cashflow forecasting for review with CFO


What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Group Management Accountant position brings a wealth of technical accounting knowledge from previous roles involving international entities. You should have experience managing or mentoring others, demonstrating excellent communication skills in both verbal and written forms. Your attention to detail, ability to work within deadlines, and solid teamworking skills will be crucial in this role. Being self-motivated and able to work independently when required will also be beneficial.

In-depth technical accounting knowledge
Experience in a similar role involving international entities
Ability to manage or mentor others effectively
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong attention to detail
Ability to work within deadlines
Solid teamworking skills and willingness to help other team members
Self-motivation and ability to work independently when required
Strong system skills


What sets this company apart:

Our client is a leading SAAS business and software provider, offering innovative solutions that help businesses go further. They are passionate about challenging the ordinary and bringing a creative flair to everything they do. Their core values include being customer-centric, adopting a collaborative approach to working, having a flexible mindset, being passionate and personable, and communicating honestly. They offer a hybrid working model outside of month end, opportunities for further training and development, an excellent culture and well-rounded role.

Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Finance Manager

Industry: Accountancy

Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per annum + bonus

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Manchester

Job Reference: 51029523/001

Date posted: 17 May 2024

Consultant: Jonathan Kerr

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