Ready to join one of the most exciting and fastest-growing brands in the UK?
Are you a driven, detailed and organised individual looking to put your financial knowledge into practice?
Are you keen to progress your finance career in Management accounts?
If yes, we’d love to talk.
Assistant Management Accountant
Colchester 3 days per week / Remote 2 days per week
Plus Benefits + Study Support
Full Time – Monday to Friday 09:00 – 18:00
Service / Product: leading manufacturer and eCom retailer of own brand active nutrition and health supplements
Skills: Preferably AAT qualified, analytically minded with a keen eye for detail, excellent communication skills, proficient user of Microsoft Excel, especially in using Pivot Tables and other key Excel practises.
Who we are:
We are on an incredible journey, with a mission to become the only destination brand for active nutrition.
We are shaking up the sports nutrition industry through disruptive marketing campaigns that help people think differently about our brand – and we need your help!
We want passionate risk-takers. We want people that like to challenge our thinking. We want people that live and breathe digital and have a passion for nutrition, health, fitness, and sports.
The Assistant Management Accountant Opportunity:
We are now looking to expand our management accounts team to support our growth and make further advances in our reporting and control frameworks. This role will play a key part in providing valuable insight to the key stakeholders of the business on the financial results and ensuring controls are well maintained across the board.
This role is ideal for a driven, detailed and organised individual who is looking to put their financial knowledge into practice. The role will involve exposure to all the UK cost centres of the business, providing valuable experience and development to anyone looking for a long term career in Finance.
What will you be doing?
+ Ensure accruals and prepayments are accurate on a monthly basis in line with FRS102 standards
+ Maintain and update the fixed asset register on a monthly basis, performing quarterly reviews of assets which may be impaired or disposed of
+ Assisting with monthly management accounts including commentary on variances, investigating anomalies and reporting findings to the Management Accountant
+ Prepare and process month end journals/re-classifications in line with the month-end timetable
+ Assist in the preparation of monthly balance sheet reconciliations for all material assets and liabilities
+ Produce weekly stock report on adjustments and variances and feedback to Management Accountant on results
+ Support the wider business with in year spend and cost classification
+ Assist with the preparation of the year end accounts and audit requirements
+ Perform quarterly reviews of control measures providing analytical reporting on effectiveness
What are we looking for?
+ Deal with large volumes of complex data and demonstrate the ability to present this in a clear and presentable manner
+ Preferably AAT Qualified and working towards chartership (ACCA/CIMA), (study support will be provided for the right candidate)
+ Analytically minded with an eye for detail
+ Highly organised with the ability to work to tight and pressured timelines
+ Strong work ethic with excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
+ Experience using Sage 200 is preferable Proficient user of Microsoft Excel, especially in using Pivot Tables and other key Excel practises
+ Able to work autonomously
+ Keen to progress career in Management accounts
What do we offer?
+ Competitive salary
+ 50% company discount
+ Company pension
+ PerkBox subscription
+ Cycle to Work scheme
+ Hybrid Working
Sounds like a good fit? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Manager
Your Experience / Background / Previous Roles May Include:
Assistant Management Accountant, Accounts Assistant, Finance Assistant, AAT, ACCA, CIMA
If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.