Senior Management Accountant - Maternity Cover
Senior Management Accountant/Business Partner (Maternity Cover)
Government Funded Organisation
Contract type: Fixed-term to cover maternity cover (15 months)
As the Senior Management Accountant (Maternity Cover) you will lead the day to day operations of the Management Accounts Team efficiently; supporting and guiding team members to deliver an amazing financial management service to the business.
You will work in partnership with budget holders, to understand the delivery of their business activities in order to provide appropriate financial advice and challenge to maximise the use of resources.
You will provide complete, accurate and timely management information and reports to budget holders, act as a senior member of the Finance Team providing financial expertise, technical advice, support and challenge to budget holders in order to maximise the financial management of the organisations resources and undertake targeted analysis of common spend areas across the business to identify and inform efficiency opportunities.
Your skills, interests and what you can bring
You will be a professionally qualified accountant and a member of a recognised accounting body (i.e. ACA. ACCA, CIMA or CIPFA) with demonstrable experience of working at an equivalent senior level in Management Accounting, ideally within central Government. Through this experience we would expect you to have gained a high level of skill in the use of spreadsheets and financial modelling and to have built strong relationships with budget holders, working in partnership with the business to achieve results. Strong communications skills and a proactive, organised approach to work will be essential. Previous experience of managing a team would be highly desirable.
Closing date: 31 October
Interview dates: 12 November