Management Accountant

April 15, 2024
£43000 - £43000

Job Description

Meraki Talent are supporting with the appointment of a permanent Management Accountant based in Edinburgh paying £43,000 – £50,000 plus bonus & a competitive benefits package.

The Company

This business has expanded significantly due to organic growth and substantial mergers & acquisitions. Its consider one of the most prestigious brands within its industry and has a reputation for excellence, furthermore it partners with instantly recognisable clients across the globe. The majority of its business its UK based, however it does have a strong international footprint with a presence in several continents which is expanding further each year.

Value Add Exposure

The business is never content with standing still and each year embarks on continuous improvement projects which the new Management Accountant will be involved in. These projects will be centred around improving the infrastructure to allow for further growth/expansion, or to develop systems, automation, processes, procedures & controls.

Career Progression & Mentorship

All these finance leaders are extremely passionate about creating a flexible, engaging and interactive environment where aspiring finance professionals will flourish. Succession planning and organic promotions are pivotal to attracting and retaining the top talent for this finance function.

The Role

The Management Accountant position is a really balanced role between month-end and providing insights to assist with commercial finance. The key components of the role will include:

  • Assisting with business partnering with senior stakeholders
  • Involvement in continuous and process improvement projects
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Assisting with monthly reporting packs
  • P&L analysis with ability to understand and explain variances
  • Budgeting, forecasting and cashflow analysis
  • Ensuring robust month-end close
  • Liaising with group accounting for statutory accounts, returns & annual audit

On Offer

The position of Management Accountant is based in Edinburgh with excellent flexible/hybrid working and will also offer:

  • £43,000 – £50,000 base salary (top bracket achievable depending on experience)
  • Bonus
  • Competitive pension
  • A range of benefits & perks
  • Flexible and hybrid working

Candidate Profile

We are keen to engage with individuals that meet the following criteria:

  • Finalist (few exams remaining) or qualified Accountant
  • Competent management accounting skills
  • Exposure to financial accounting
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Next Steps

Please do not hesitate to contact Jonny Elliott for a private & confidential discussion regarding this excellent opportunity.