Reed are delighted to be representing an award winning company based in Southend who are looking for a Management Accountant for the Aviation side of the business (Based on site).
Location: Southend/Gatwick Airport/Luton/Heathrow
Position in Organisation:
This Management Accountant role reports directly to the Senior Project Finance Manager – Aviation.
The role has strong lines of responsibility to Operational Directors of the Aviation Division and is also external customer facing both in terms of clients and professional service providers. This role will include some level of travel to various UK airports.
Main Function of the role:
The main function of the role is to provide an efficient project level finance function for a large scale and complex logistics operation, whilst also delivering accurate financial management accounting information and performance analytics.
Main Duties include but are not limited to:
Building and designing financial models
Management Accounts preparation in accordance with month end timetable (accounting system is SAP)
Preparing and analysing monthly variance reports
Preparation of commentary to accompany accounts
Preparation of contract budgets, forecasts and reporting tools
Contract set up for new projects
Sales Ledger invoicing for the business
Assistance with the year end and interim statutory audit
Skills / Qualifications Required:
Qualified / Part Qualified ACCA/ CIMA
Ability to work in a fast paced environment
Experience of project accounting
Advanced Excel and data modelling skills
SAP experience is advantageous
40 hours per week – 4 x 10 hour days are available, or 5 x 8 hours days. Early starts available from 07:00 start
Will be required to travel once a week to either Gatwick, Luton or Heathrow – travel expenses provided.