Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bath, Somerset
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: 05/01/2019
Reference: 13973370/001_1543424319
Contact Name: May Travis
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 28, 2018 16:58

Job Description

Great opportunity for a newly qualified accountant to join a fantastic, well-recognised and acquisitive media business.

Client Details

Our client is a leading media brand with long-term contracts with some of the biggest names in the entertainment sector.


  • Lead accounting for the Media Division
  • Attend financial review meetings with commercial Managing Directors, publishers, senior managers and other executive board members.
  • Provide ad hoc information to commercial and operational managers as required.
  • Review, collate and distribute monthly internal management reports.
  • Review and preparation of balance sheet reconciliations and journal postings to ensure accuracy of monthly results
  • Preparation and review of half-year and year-end group reporting packs and supporting schedules.


  • Preferred candidate would be from an industry background with relevant CIMA qualification or equivalent
  • Ability to work with non-financial commercial managers to resolve accounting queries.
  • High attention to detail, self-motivating and ability to use initiative and ability to work effectively as part of team strong time management to meet tight reporting deadlines.
  • Good written and oral communications skills - comfortable explaining financial concepts to non-financial managers.
  • Enthusiastic, 'can-do' personality who wants to develop themselves and their career.
  • Strong Excel skills and quick to pick up a variety of reporting packages.

Job Offer

Competive Basic + benefits