Management Accountant (Qual) – Eastleigh – £42-52k + Bonus Neg

FD seeks qualified (CIMA – ACCA or ACA) from practice or commerce who is looking for a role to prepare the accounts for several divisions of a group business. Not only will you prepare the accounts, you will also business partner with operations management to help the business interpret the numbers and assist in growing group profit. The business is a c£70m TO operation and is growing fast with positive cashflow. This is a super varied role with strong personal accountability.

As an ambitious accountant prospects are excellent and you can get involved in systems work, process improvement and bugeting and forecasting.

My client will pay a market rate salary to attract a strong candidate and also offers an excellent bonus based on company performance.

Duties include:

    • Monthly Management Accounts ready for group consolidation
    • Budgeting & Forecasting on a monthly and annual basis
    • Variance and profitability analysis by unit
    • Project accounts
    • Cashflow management
    • Cost management
    • Stock accounting
    • Ad hoc projects
    • Excel reporting

To apply, please email me your CV with a note covering: Why you are looking for a new challenge. Your basic salary and benefits. Your notice period, and what salary ideally you are looking for.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.

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Personal Tax Client Manager – New Forest – CTA or ATT considered – £market rate negotiable

We are partnering with a highly successful practice in the beautiful New Forest (Nr Ringwood) to identify a client facing personal tax individual.

My client could hire a CTA who is looking for a steady role in a mature company, or a CTA who is looking to progress to director.

Equally, my client would consider an ATT who is on an upward career path and ideally would like to qualify as a CTA.

The role has arisen due to business growth and the firm specialises in providing a a high quality service,

You will work in a tax team made up of four people reporting directly to the Tax Partner. Clients include a mixture of Directors/Shareholders of SMEs, HNWI, Trusts & Partnerships.

The firm will consider applications from individuals currently working in practice and looking to develop their career in a busy environment. There is a strong team in place providing a positive and motivational atmosphere and a high level of teamwork is encouraged. The firm has a very modern approach embracing the latest Xero software. There are excellent opportunities for both career and salary progression.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.

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Commercial Financial Analyst Qual – Newbury/London – £40-50k Neg.

Listed technology company seek qualified accountant with strong business partnering skills to work in an interesting financial analyst role.  You will partner externally with clients and internally with business stakeholders (sales, finance and operations) and essentially ensure bespoke commercial contracts for clients are optimised and financially sound.

Duties are varied and are commercial rather than rountine financial accounting orientated.   The skills developed are ideal to transition from a routine management/financial accounts role into a commercial FC role.

Duties include:

  • Review the statutory accounts of our customers when they are filed and present your insight to the key business stakeholders
  • Be responsible for the management of the company credit exposure
  • Take a lead role in the management and development of the internal systems and processes within the team and within dynamic project teams on an ad-hoc basis.
  • Negotiate bespoke customer contract queries using your commercial judgement;
  • Produce and maintain contracts and commercial agreements on behalf of the sales and product functions within the business;

Key skills:

  • A demonstrable aptitude for pragmatic yet critical commercial thinking, preferably with legal and/or financial experience, with the relevant qualifications;
  • A proven track record of challenging existing processes, ideas and attitudes whilst offering a viable alternative solutions;
  • A critical eye for detail whilst retaining the ability to see the big picture.

Benefits are excellent and include a bonus on top of base salary. The base salary range is wide as my client will look at a variety of different levels to find the best candidate for the company, which offers great career progression based on merit.

You can be based in Newbury or London but will be expected to travel between both locations (fully expensed away from your home base).

To apply please email your CV with a supporting note about why you are suitable. I would also like information on your current salary, expected salary, notice period and reason for looking for a new challenge.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.

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Finance Manager – Ferndown – £32-38k

Growing ecommece retail SME seek finance manager (a hands on number one in finance) to work with the MD and his team.

Your role will be to to establish greater procedures and controls and improve the monthly management accounts provision and KPI’s for the MD and his team.  Ideally you will have experience in a high volume SME business.

Classic accounts duties include MMAs – VAT – AP AR – Banking – Stock control .

You will be a communicative individual who enjoys being very hands on with the AP, AR, Banking, VAT, Payroll, Cashflow management and stock control. The business uses Sage currently but may look to upgrade this in the next year or so to the online cloud system Xero, so experience of systems work would be helpful.

My client operates in many online marketplaces, in particular, Ebay and Amazon Prime and would be keen to meet individuals with experience in this area, although this is not essential.

The future is very bright for this cash generative operation and my client is keen to find an accountant that has the capability to grow with the business over time.

Attitude, work ethic and personality are more important than qualifications.

The advertised salary range is negotiable my client will look at a range of experience. Essentially they will look to make an attractive offer should the chemistry from an interview fit well.

To apply please email in your CV with a covering note to support your application. Please also include your current salary, expected salary, notice period and reason for leaving your last or current role.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.

 

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Accounts/Audit Senior or Semi-Senior – Alton – £20-30k DOE

We have an exciting opportunity for an accountancy professional with practice-based accounts and/ or audit experience to join the Alton office of this successful firm at either semi-senior or senior level.

There are genuine prospects for the right individual and you will report directly to the partners, with a lot of interesting client contact and also responsibility for junior team members.

The ideal candidate for the role will:

  • either be AAT/ACA/ACCA part-qualified, (study is offered) or suitably qualified by experience
  • be a well organised individual, able to multitask and prioritise a workload effectively – this role offers a nice balance of accounts and audit work
  • work effectively within budget and have a commercial mindset
  • have strong technical research and analytical skills with excellent attention to detail
  • demonstrate a proven track record of delivering a high level of client service
  • be able to coach more junior members of the team
  • have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • be pro-active and forward thinking, with a desire to progress as the office continues to grow

Experience of transitioning to FRS102 or practical Audit & Assurance experience, including being comfortable planning and leading audits, will be an advantage.

A positive attitude and the ability to make an exciting contribution to this fast growing team are essential. A competitive remuneration package will be provided for the successful candidate.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.

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ACA/ACCA Qualified (with prospects) – General Practice – Ringwood – £40-50k Neg.

Great opportunity to work for this successful independent firm based in the New Forest near Ringwood.

Duties include:

  • Preparing annual accounts for a client portfolio covering companies partnerships and sole traders.
  • Managing the office including work flow management and staff supervision.
  • Managing outsourcing work for clients.
  • Handling associated tax work.
  • Liaising with clients to review results and handle queries.
  • Working to budget and achieving targets for chargeable hours.

Person Specification:

  • Qualified ACA/ACCA with General Practice experience.
  • Desire and ambition to grow the practice and progress personally.
  • Professional and approachable manner.
  • Enthusiastic team player.
  • Shows and takes the initiative
  • Excellent communicator.

This is a highly attractive position where you can not only utilise your experience but can also provide you with the platform to achieve Director level in the firm.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics. If you haven’t heard from us within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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Finance Manager – Eastleigh – £35-45k DOE

Classic number one role for a growing construction and service sector SME.  The finance manager will report to the MD and will take responsibility for the full finance function.

My client is open on accountants from a Qualified, QBE or qualified or part-qualified background, but is looking for a confident personality, with the ability to make things happen.

Duties include:

  • Monthly Management Accounts (P&L BS & Trial balance) on Quickbooks
  • Budgeting & Forecasting on a monthly and annual basis
  • CIS returns
  • Project accounts
  • Cashflow management
  • Cost management
  • Year end liaison with auditors
  • Ad hoc projects
  • Variance and profitability analysis by unit
  • AP AR VAT and Bank reconciliations
  • Supplier review
  • Pensions auto enrolment
  • Excel reporting

To apply, please email me your CV with a note covering:  Why you are looking for a new challenge.  Your basic salary and benefits.  Your notice period, and what salary ideally you are looking for.

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Tax Assistant/Senior – Alresford – £25-30k DOE

Experienced Tax Assistant/Senior required to provide support to a busy client facing practice and assist with the day to day personal tax compliance of  thriving tax department.

The ideal candidate will be ATT qualified or “Qualified by Experience”, possess excellent communication skills and be able to prioritise tasks and work to deadlines.

The role is full-time and offers an excellent opportunity for career progression.

Our client are specialists in farming and equine matters.  The client base is diverse and includes many farming, rural and equine clients in addition to sole traders, high net worth individuals and directors.

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FD / COO – Hampshire – £65-95k Negotiable, DOE.

Role Overview:

Commercial FD with retail experience sought for successful well established medium sized business in Hampshire. There is the possibility of equity buy in should the hired candidate perform over their first few years and my client is looking for someone with ambition to perform as a key member of the management team for a number of years.

Working with the MD and board you will be looking for an “operations lead” FD role and have strong experience of a stock driven retail environment with a manufacturing relationship in the far East.

My client is looking for an ambitious and hard-working individual, who is able to be self accountable and not only own decisions, but be able to justify them. A strong professional integrity and attention to detail is essential and this hands on role will not suit an “ivory tower” accountant. Compensation levels are negotiable and will be based on a mix of experience and previous earnings.

The business has a strong handle on the day to day finances but is looking for an FD to bring a strategic mindset to add value and optimise margins. Managing costs and preparing a growth plan will form a key part of your role as will optimising cashflow management, budgeting and forecasting.

Other duties and responsibilities are classic and include, but are not limited to:

  • Forming a close working relationship with the Managing Director, other Senior Executives and Non Executives.
  • Provide leadership to the Board’s Finance and Accounting strategy, to optimise the company’s financial performance and strategic position.
  • Take overall control of the company’s accounting function
  • Contribute fully to the development of company strategy across all areas of the business, challenging assumptions and decision-making as appropriate and providing financial analysis and guidance on all activities, plans, targets and business drivers.
  • Ensure that company financial systems are robust, compliant and support current activities and future growth.
  • Lead and develop finance teams.
  • Work with senior teams to grow the business, formulating strategies and plans.
  • Ensure corporate budgeting processes are carried out and reviewed.
  • Take ultimate responsibility for the company cash management policies.
  • Present annual accounts to investors and managing the auditor’s
  • Ensure that the regulatory requirements of all statutory bodies are met.
  • Corporate finance: manage company policies regarding capital requirements, debt, taxation, equity, disposals and acquisitions, as appropriate.
  • Establish a high level of credibility and manage strong working relationships with external parties including customers and advisors.

Person specifications:

  • Meet the requirement for a commercially astute, articulate, technically strong, dynamic, insightful and influential leader with the ability to operate at both strategic and operational levels
  • Exceptional communication skills at all levels
  • Strong IT skills, always being ahead of new technologies
  • Ability to handle high levels of pressure and critical decision-making.
  • High integrity and openness combined with commitment to good governance.
  • Energetic, highly motivated, with an enquiring mind and passion for excellence and innovation in pursuit of business growth and success.

To apply please email in your CV with a covering note against the key criteria below to support your application. Please also include your current salary, expected salary, notice period and reason for leaving your last or current role. Closing date for applications Friday 27th April 2018 and shortlisting will commence then. eXactitude have been appointed as a sole agent for this role and all CV’s will be put into the eXactitude short listing process.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.

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Retail Finance Manager – Bournemouth – £30-40k Negotiable

Successful and well known retail business requires a hands on, commercial retail finance manager.

This is a well established and growing business that is ideally positioned to take market share, which makes this a highly exciting role. Future prospects are excellent for the right candidate who will ideally have a retail background. This role requires a confident and personable accountant who is very able to handle day-to-day routine but has the capacity and intellect to step up into a more strategic mindset as required.

You may be Qualified, QBE, part qualified or straight from a general practice (not pure audit) to be considered. A communicative personality with a commercial outlook from a finance perspective and a loyal work history are the key requirements.

Duties:

Full financial control – Budgeting – Monthly Man Acs – Staff Supervision & Management – AP – Payroll – AR – Cashflow – Bank liaison – Audit liaison – Year End StatAcs – Board Minutes – Statutory Governance – Regulatory Compliance – Company Secretarial – Pensions – Insurance – Intercompany Accounting – FX.

Business Partnering – Working with management and the sales team on client revenue streams, forecasting and adding commercial financial value.

My client is looking for an ambitious and hard-working individual, who is able to be self accountable and own decisions, but be able to justify them. A strong professional integrity and attention to detail is essential as this will not suit an “ivory tower” accountant.

To apply please email in your CV with a covering note to support your application. Please also include your current salary, expected salary, notice period and reason for leaving your last or current role.

eXactitude Resourcing Limited is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role. eXactitude complies with all relevant UK legislation and doesn’t discriminate on any protected characteristics.

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