Management Accountant (18-month fixed-term contract)

Type

18-months fixed-term

Location

Marlborough, Wiltshire/Home-based

Salary

Competitive

The opportunity

You will support our Finance Director to ensure the on-going efficiency and effectiveness of the Finance Department. The role will be an integral part of the Finance Team, that supports the global Adam Matthew Digital business; working closely with UK based and global colleagues at SAGE Publishing.

What we need you to bring to the party: 

Some of the core skills you will need to be successful are outlined here.

Professional Experience and Skills

  • ACCA or CIMA qualified or part-qualified (QBE)
  • Proven experience at Management Accountant/Financial Accountant level

Knowledge and Experience

  • Excellent stakeholder management skills, and the ability to build positive and effective work relationships
  • Strong technical accounting skills
  • Ability to interpret and act upon appropriate legislation; to work ethically according to professional and ethical standards
  • Analytical thinking – the ability to analyse, investigate and interpret data, and present trends to facilitate business decisions
  • Good written and verbal communication skills, able to tailor communications at different levels
  • Ability to manage own time and workload effectively; ability to focus oneself on achieving specific outcomes and produce work in a timely and accurate manner
  • Able to cope with pressure and juggle priorities.
  • Able to manage sensitive and difficult situations
  • Able to use own initiative to improve processes and find solutions for tasks
  • Strong It skills – to include Finance software and excel
  • Team working skills and attention to detail

Desirable

  • Bachelor’s Degree (ideally in Finance, Accounting or Economics)
  • Knowledge and/or experience of the publishing industry

What we will offer in return:  

  • A competitive salary/excellent benefits and the opportunity to develop your career. We take great pride in upskilling and promoting our staff.
  • A collaborative, warm and friendly team environment where you can enjoy your work and be rewarded for it.
  • A hybrid, flexible working environment where you can plan your week and work from home at least three days.

Our Values:

Be Bold- We maintain our entrepreneurial spirit, keeping a sense of agility and curiosity in all we do.

Be Distinctive- We think differently and celebrate the individual. We bring quality, passion, and fun to our work.

Be Honest- We act with integrity to our partners and customers. We are forthright with each other to ensure we continually improve.

Be Accountable- We take responsibility for delivering results and support one another to succeed.

What’s next?

If you like what you have read and are ready to take the next step, please send your CV and a covering letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. We feed back to all applicants within three working days.

Before you go…

We believe in the importance of diversity and inclusion at Adam Matthew Digital. We strongly encourage a wide, diverse range of applications.