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Management Accountant - Glasgow

£33,000 - £36,000 - Telecoms / Media / Tech - Accountancy & Finance
Ref: 1866 Date Posted: Tuesday 12 Oct 2021
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Wilkinson & Associates is working with a commercial media company based in Glasgow to help source a Management Accountant. 

Reporting into the Group Finance & Treasury Manager this role will support their group functions such as HR, Facilities and Property, as well as facing off to several Capital Projects.  

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic soon-to-be or newly qualified accountant to join, grow and develop in a renowned organisation. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Maintain the general ledger (profit & loss account and balance sheet) for all cost centres that comprise Enabling functions  

  • Preparation of monthly reconciliations of balance sheet accounts 

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts with associated variance analysis and commentary 

  • Preparation of annual budgets and quarterly forecasts 

  • Liaison with key managers and personnel across the Enabling functions, to provide insight into spend and support them in the operation of their cost centre 

  • Presentation of information to senior management 

  • Maintain the Group’s fixed asset register, collating all capital requests, ensuring the appropriate approvals are obtained, determining useful life and preparing monthly capital expenditure reports 

  • Accounting for property and other leases under IFRS16 

Required Skills & Attributes: 

  • A relevant professional accounting qualification or be in the latter stages of working towards one 

  • The ability to work under pressure, remain focused and meet deadlines 

  • An inquisitive, pro-active nature with an attention to detail 

  • A strong team ethos and be able to build effective working relationships within the business