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Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West London, London
Industry:
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Reference: 7715_1580311352
Contact Name: Harper May
Contact Email: cvs@harpermay.com
Job Published: January 29, 2020 15:22

Job Description

Harper May is currently working with one of the UK's leading publishing house on an exciting new role. As a result of my client's impressive recent growth of 35% over the last financial year, they are currently searching for a Management Accountant to join their team based in West London. This represents a fantastic opportunity to join a genuine industry trailblazer as they seek to become the UK's number one publishing house, and is a role in which a candidate's personal ambition should match that of the company.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Undertaking ad-hoc analytical duties under the direct supervision of the Head of Commercial Finance.
  • Leading the budgeting and forecasting process in relation to new projects my client has green-lit to be published from early 2020.
  • Providing expert insight in relation to the budget during negotiations with various high-profile authors to secure new contracts.
  • Business partnering across the Group with key management figures and stakeholders.
  • Leading month-end reporting and presenting results to the Board.
  • Evaluating the historic performance of various titles and advising the business on future profitability.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA fully qualified
  • Publishing experience would be highly advantageous; alternatively media background would be desirable.
  • University degree would be beneficial.
  • Ambitious candidate who's aims for the future match my client's.
  • Commercially and analytically minded candidate would be well-suited to this role.