Assistant Financial Controller

Robert Half
Bath, Somerset
£30000 - £40000 per annum
09 Oct 2019
09 Nov 2019
Mia Collett
Contract type
Full time



£30,000 - £40,000 per annum (flexible DOE)

Robert Half are working with a private sector business on the outskirts of central Bath who is looking for a dynamic and forward-thinking Management Accountant to join them, due to an internal promotions. This is a great opportunity for a self-motivated and progressive individual who is seeking opportunity to be fully responsible for the timely delivery of management accounts, work closely with the Head of Finance to complete more senior level duties and help supervise the transactional team.

The Company

Their office in Bath is situated in Bath and has free parking. Their office culture is non-corporate and relaxed yet they are looking for a commercially minded individual to drive their new vision forward as they have recently gone through a period of restructure and change. You will be joining a team of career-driven colleagues and team-spirited colleagues, so it is essential that you display similar personality attributes.

Main duties for the Management Accountant role:

  • Produce monthly management accounts and analysis for the business
  • Reporting of month-end performance to Head of Finance and performance including P&L review and variance analysis
  • Sales Ledger and Revenue reconciliations
  • Aged debt analysis and process actions required
  • Support Head of Finance and Performance where necessary
  • Create forward-looking budgeting models and feed into the Group budgeting process
  • Preparation of quarterly VAT returns
  • Conduct regular bank reconciliations
  • Support for external audit
  • Adhoc reporting and data mining
  • Ad hoc project work
  • Other tasks commensurate with grade

Person spec:

  • ACCA/ACA/CIMA part qualified - newly qualified individual is ideally
  • Well-versed in accounts production, previous experience in a Management Accountant role
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Advanced IT and Excel skills and confident with large volumes of data
  • Happy to muck into a wide range of tasks including some transactional work
  • Comfortable and experienced with working with different stakeholders
  • A positive attitude and forward-thinking.

Benefits include:

  • Generous annual leave and wider benefits
  • Working closely with and reporting into the Head of Finance so great exposure to more senior duties, such as group reporting, budgeting, management/delegation tasks as you progress
  • Parking
  • Study support if wanted
  • £30,000 - £40,000 salary

Interviews will be held ASAP so please don't delay in applying!

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