Head of Management Accounts, London

Job Summary

Reference: 387001942
Job Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: 60000 per annum
Date Posted: 10/04/2016

Job Description

My client is a fast growing high end hospitality company with a portfolio of over 70 restaurants across London. With an exciting future ahead, they are now looking for a Head of Management Accounts to join their finance team, the successful candidate must be ready for an environment in which they are constantly trying to improve and constantly working to support the business as it takes on new opportunities.

The London based Head of Management Accounts is a key member of the senior finance team and has an important part to play in supporting the future success and continuing growth and innovation at the company. They are looking for someone who has their own ideas about what they could be doing, who will challenge the business and have an enthusiasm for finding and exploring new opportunities and avenues.

Duties and responsibilities:

Ensuring continuous innovation and improvement in management information.

Managing and developing 4 Management Accountants.

Leading the Management Accountants through preparation of monthly management accounts including:

Reviewing reports to ensure accuracy and provide information that the business can act upon e.g. reviewing

- Accruals and prepayments

- Balance sheet reconciliations

- Profit and Loss against expectations

Understanding variance to weekly forecast reporting

Providing commentary on variance from expectations and other key matters

Generating monthly management account packs and issuing to the Board, senior management and individual restaurant locations

Generating reports for the Finance Director for presentation to the Board

Assisting the Board, senior management and restaurant managers with management account queries

Producing regular and ad-hoc analysis to support and inform commercial decisions

Working closely with the senior finance team to manage the wider finance function

Liaising with key stakeholders to produce annual budgets and compiling budget by week for restaurants

Providing training for new restaurant managers and other operational management in understanding and using Profit and Loss and other management information

If this exciting opportunity sounds like something you would be interested in please contact me immediately!!!

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Please contact Lawrence Molyneux at our London office on 0207 430 5570