Management Accountant - Oxfordshire

Ref: 4155 Date Posted: Wednesday 07 Feb 2024

Job Title: Management Accountant

Location: Oxford, UK

Company Overview:
Welcome to our vibrant and inclusive community! We are a leading provider of luxury student accommodation properties across the UK, with over 100 sites offering exceptional living experiences to students nationwide. Nestled in the heart of Oxford, our smart head office is the hub of our operations, where innovation and excellence thrive. We are committed to creating spaces where students can thrive academically, socially, and personally.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Producing monthly financial management information and providing detailed variance analysis commentary.
  • Liaising with Clients and Site Staff to address accounting queries and ensure accurate financial reporting.
  • Collaborating with Site Staff and Head of Operations to develop annual site budgets and perform re-forecasting as necessary.
  • Ensuring timely remittance of funds to clients and preparing cash flow reports.
  • Providing ad-hoc reporting regarding banking covenants to ensure compliance.
  • Ensuring completeness and accuracy of all processing and transactions for client sites.
  • Assisting in the development and training of new and junior team members as required.
  • Participating in process improvement initiatives to enhance efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Ensuring adherence to all company policies and procedures.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • Professional accounting qualification (e.g., ACCA, CIMA) preferred.
  • Proven experience in a similar role, with a strong understanding of financial management principles.
  • Excellent analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex financial data.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy and precision.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and manage time effectively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Proficiency in accounting software and Microsoft Excel.
  • Experience in process improvement initiatives is advantageous.

Why Join Us:

  • Be part of a welcoming and inclusive community dedicated to enhancing the student experience.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Career development and growth opportunities within a rapidly expanding company.
  • Collaborative and supportive team culture where your ideas are valued and encouraged.