Job Title: Management Accountant
Reports To: Finance Manager
Working Hours: 40 hours per week/negotiable
Location: Ringwood, Hampshire
Salary:  £30-£40k subject to experience

Company Profile:

Smarter Technologies’ ability to flex and deliver small bespoke solutions and major transformation programmes is built on a model where the client’s needs and goals are prioritised over everything else.

Currently undergoing a period of rapid growth through word of mouth recommendations Smarter Technologies associates are right now helping senior leaders across Government plan and deliver some of the most exciting and truly transformational programmes required to modernise public services.
We have over 100 permanent staff, and our wider resource pool includes over 800 subject matter experts from our sub-contractors and long-term associates, who collectively cover all of the skills and knowledge areas required.

The associates that we work with all share our values and commitment to delivering a high-quality service. Many have worked with us for a number of years across multiple projects and complement our permanent team with additional niche subject matter expertise or delivery experience.

Purpose:

The Management Accountant will join our small finance team in our Ringwood Head Office to deliver, support and develop our existing processes over bank, inventory and VAT. This will include cash flow forecasting, and being part of a small team, assisting in numerous other reporting tasks.

The business is rapidly growing and there will be opportunity to develop the role in the future as the finance team evolves.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Record all receipts and issuances from inventory.
  • Invoice matching and processing to orders and receipts
  • Matching customer receipts
  • Daily reconciliation of bank balances
  • Chasing suppliers for VAT invoices as required
  • Reconciling timesheet submissions and following up discrepancies
  • Preparing VAT returns
  • Preparing weekly cash flow forecasts
  • Assisting with statutory audit requirements
  • Providing ad-hoc assistance to the finance team and wider business as required
  • Maintaining a safe working environment and ensure as reasonably practicable that safe working practices are adopted by employees within this work environment

Essential Requirements, Qualifications, Skills and Abilities:

Education, training, skills and experience required

  • At least part qualified ACCA/ACA or equivalent or qualified by experience in a similar role
  • Experience of working within a busy finance team
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Practical experience of working with a book-keeping system such as Xero or SAGE.
  • Hands on and proactive ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Personal attributes and competencies

  • Hands on and proactive ‘can-do’ attitude
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage own time and prioritise
  • Willingness to learn and adapt
  • Attention to detail

For any enquiries and further information contact:
finance@smartertechnologies.com