Robert Half

Group Management Accountant

Robert Half
England, London, West London
£48000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
02 Jan 2019
30 Jan 2019
Dee Hundal
Qualification Level
Fully qualified
Professional Membership
Seniority Level
Contract Type

Job Purpose:

The Group Management Accountant adheres to a tight schedule producing full management accounts. The ideal candidate will be fully qualified, proactive with a dynamic personality. Attention to detail is paramount alongside a thorough understanding of the numbers.

Ideally the candidate will come from FMCG / RETAIL / PHARMACEUTICAL or a DISTRIBUTION BACKGROUND and has some sort of inventory accounting skills.

Personality: Bright inquisitive mind, emotionally intelligent person and commercially astute.

Job Specific Responsibilities:
  • Prepare accurate, timely consolidated management accounts, including Board packs
  • Conduct monthly account reconciliations to ensure accurate reporting and ledger maintenance
  • Internal business partnering with senior stakeholder
  • Full variance analysis with full commentary
  • Review monthly Management accounts of other Group companies
  • Review all inter-company accounting and generate invoices as necessary
  • Review Balance sheet accounts and reconcile
  • Experience working with high inventory volumes.
  • Compiling and submitting the quarterly Group Vat Return
  • Intrastat / EC Sales
  • Meeting external audit requirements.
  • Ad hoc work.

Candidate Requirements:
  • Qualified CIMA/ACCA/ACA
  • FMCG/Retail/Distribution/Pharma/Logisitics industry preferred
  • Inventory experience would be a significant advantage
  • 4 years experience
  • ERP experience
  • Strong knowledge of Excel including V look ups and Pivot tables
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Good communicator whom can translate financial data to non finance personnel
  • Excellent proven attention to detail


  • Bonus up to 10%
  • 25 days holidays rising by 1 day every 2 years up to a maximum of 30
  • Flexible working hours
  • Private medical insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Parking on site

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