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Management Accountant

  • Location

    Bath, Somerset

  • Sector:

    Entertainment & Media

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    May Travis

  • Contact email:

    maytravis@MichaelPage.com

  • Job ref:

    13973370/001_1543424319

  • Published:

    11 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    26-12-2018

  • Startdate:

    05/01/2019

  • Client:

    Michael Page

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.

Description

  • 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.

Profile

  • 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