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Management Accountant

We Are:

MC&C – we use media, content, technology and data to drive profitable growth for our clients, empowering them to do more of what matters most to their businesses. And by growing our clients’ businesses we grow our own. That’s important because it creates opportunities for our people, so they can do more of what matters most to them too.

You Are:

Someone who has the passion, drive and tenacity to make a difference!

We Have:

A role for a Management Accountant: –

• Management Accounts
• Identification, calculation & analysis of overhead accruals
• Overseeing the processing and payment of overheads & employee expenses via the assistant management accountant
• Responsible for revenue recognition and reconciliation, maintenance of accrued and deferred income including balance sheet reconciliations
• Monthly revenue variance analysis (comparing budget/forecast)
• Reconciliation of monthly payroll to rolling budget and reporting of headcount on a monthly basis
• Maintenance of starters and leavers on a monthly basis
• Support in the completion of all Management Accounts including Profit & Loss, balance sheet and cash flow statements – to established timetables
• Support the financial controller and assistant management accountant with yearend preparation, supporting information and audit requests
• Planning, Budgeting & Forecasting
• To support the Head of FP&A in the preparation and maintenance of agency budget, including preparation of high quality client and channel analysis to understand drivers of growth, as required to established timetables
• To maintain the rolling agency forecast, ensuring accuracy and reliability of the data through input and discussions with Account Directors, challenging where appropriate
• Business Partnering
• Business partnering through engagement with business on a regular basis including face-to-face meetings
• Designing and implementing reporting for operational teams as and when required
• Commercial Support
• Support the Head of FP&A in aspects of commercial activity, particularly resource allocation and reporting, client profitability, and client reporting requirements
• Support the Head of FP&A in the development of commercial insight to enable benchmarking, insightful comparison and flag commercial opportunities
• Working closely with the Head of FP&A, CFO, Group Business Directors and the board alike, maintain the agencies client and channel performance metrics
• Support the Head of FP&A in all aspects of client audit enquiries
• Ad hoc projects, task and duties as required by the CFO and Head of Financial Planning & Analysis
• Continually reviewing and improving controls and processes, identifying efficiencies where possible

You Have:

• Part qualified to Newly qualified accountant
• Graduate or equivalent
• Advanced excel skills
• Experience in media finance roles and experience using MediaOcean preferable
• Excellent communication skills, ability to partner with the business and challenge where appropriate
• Excellent attention to detail
• Highly motivated and ambitious individual with a can-do attitude – proactively seeks to continually make improvements and problem solve
• Commercial mindset; understands business goals and objectives and seeks to develop new initiatives

What’s In It For You:

• 25 days holiday as standard
• Interest free season ticket loan
• Contributory pension scheme
• Free private health insurance
• Quarterly team bonus scheme
• Summer working hours from May to September
• Christmas half day shopping
• Birthday lie in