Management Accountant

Recruiter
Maldon Partners Ltd
Location
London
Salary
£55k - £60k pa + BONUS
Posted
02 Dec 2016
Job Sector
Finance & Banking
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTANT | INTERNATIONAL ASSET MANAGER | £55-60K | ACA/ACCA/CIMA QUALIFIED | MANAGEMENT REPORTING EXPERIENCE NECESSARY | PREVIOUS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE PREFERRED

Our client is a leading Asset Management business that focuses heavily around Fixed-Income and Equities products in the Emerging Markets space.

The role will focus around the monthly management accounting as well as acting as a bridge between Finance and IT as new systems are implemented. The role offers a lot of visibility to the wider business, offering a platform to interact with the Finance Director and the CEO. All in all, this is an exceptionally exciting opportunity to join a global business and add value from the offset.

They are seeking an ambitious and driven Management Accountant for their group finance team. Candidates must be ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified with previous experience preparing Management Accounts.

Key Responsibilities:

Reporting responsibilities:

* Identify efficiencies, improvements and automation opportunities to further streamline the management reporting process and
* Responsible for the preparation and analysis of the quarterly cost centre
* Ownership of the budget process for the
* Ownership of the UK investment management fee
* Ownership of the UK performance fee and rebate

Systems responsibilities:

* Drive continued improvement and development of the general ledger and finance processes, deploying new functionality and automation of processes and reporting where appropriate
* Coordinate and take responsibility for supporting the Finance IT infrastructure and provide support to the Group's accountants in the production and analysis of system driven information
* Work alongside the Group's IT department to manage the application of new modules/amendments to the general ledger system and software upgrades/system improvements where

Candidate Requirements:

* Qualified accountant with investment management industry experience (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) is preferred - candidates can have trained in-house or in practice
* 0-3 years' post qualification experience
* Passionate about finding efficiencies
* A genunine interest in driving transformation towards automation
* Ability to analyse, challenge and prepare written commentary on financial data for Board
* Attention to detail, while retaining a view of the bigger picture
* Clear and concise communicator
* Self-starter