Group Management Accountant - International Creative Agency

Role:

Group Management Accountant - International Creative Agency

  • Type:
    Permanent
  • Where:
    London
  • Salary
    £50000 — £60000
    Per annum
  • Industry:
    Advertising and PR
  • Doing what:

    Group Management Accountant - Qualified - 53k-60k - International Creative Agency



    Harmonic are proud to be working alongside a successful creative agency, who are looking for a Group Accountant with mid-long-term ambitions to progress in a Controller role.



    The business are turning over £100million, and are investing massively in their finance function creating a new department dedicated to building a robust reporting infrastructure making process more fluid and compliant, setting out new global policies and ensuring management are receiving a high level of accurate finance information.



    The Culture:



    Harmonic have placed several members in the team, they each tend to be dynamic, engaging, good communicators, a mix of introverts and extroverts but all are genuinely nice people. The business has a fast paced and collaborative working culture, they also promote a healthy work/life balance and are strong believers in training and upskilling their team to attract and retain top talent.



    The Role:



    You will be reporting into the Group Finance Director and will be supporting the Group Treasurer and Group Financial Controller on areas that overlap between the functions. The key objective of the role is to provide management with accurate and timely month-end reports of actuals and forecasts.



    The role promises progression down either a controllership route or more commercial depending on the individual, and this would be possible in roughly a 12-18-month timescale.



    You will be overseeing approximately 70 entities with net revenues/gross margin of anywhere from £1-20million. Your duties will include:



    · Using Adaptive Insights (cloud-based consolidation & forecasting software) and Netsuite (Global ERP) to generate month-end consolidated Group reporting for management and Board

    · Liaising with UK and international offices to check monthly results, especially around variances to budgets/forecast, balance sheet movements, working capital management and revenue recognition

    · Assisting the Group Treasurer with cashflow forecasting

    · Assisting with the Group audit

    · Supporting the Group Financial Controller with implementation of Group controls and monthly checks

    · Having an interest in the industry, a desire to work with an ambitious team, appreciative of the challenges in the role, and a good communicator are desirable qualities.

    Bonus skills:



    - Excellent communication skills

    - Qualified (ACCA/ACA/CIMA)

    - Group experience



    Package:



    - £53,000 - £60,000



    Please get in touch with Olly at Harmonic Finance.



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