Assistant Management Accountant

£26,500 - £28,000 dependant on experience
10 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Zoe Harris
Contract Type
Full Time
LOCATION: Purley, Surrey

JOB TITLE: Assistant Management Accountant

SALARY & BENEFITS: £26,500 - £28,000 dependant on experience + 28 days holiday including bank holidays + healthcare cashback benefit

WORKING HOURS: Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm

THE COMPANY: We are currently working with a Housing Association that was formed in 1981 which assumes full responsibility for the housing and homes for the elderly in and around Croydon. Their vision is to enhance lives by bringing people and communities together.They are now looking to recruit an Assistant Management Accountant to join their Head office in Purley.

THE ROLE: As an Assistant Management Accountant you will be joining the finance team and providing financial data to support the operational needs of the business.

Key Responsibilities of an Assistant Management Accountant to include:-
  • Weekly posting of bank entries to the financial ledgers
  • Reconcile balance sheet accounts, investigating discrepancies
  • Carry out the daily banking and be responsible for petty cash
  • Assist with the production of monthly management accounts, including variance analysis, accruals, pre-payments and depreciation
  • Provide commentary for inclusion in reports being produced by the Management Accountant and Head of Finance
  • Assist in the preparation of annual budgets and quarterly forecasts in collaboration with relevant staff and clients where required

THE CANDIDATE: The successful candidate will need to have excellent attention to detail and good problem solving skills. It is desirable that you have previous finance experience working in the Housing Sector however full training will be given. Having a full or part AAT qualification is highly advantageous.

Key experience essential for the Assistant Management Accountant role:
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in Management accountancy including budgeting, forecasting and monthly reporting
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in financial accounting including reconciliation of balance sheet accounts and bank accounts
  • Computer literate
  • Lives within a commutable distance to Purley

Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.