Senior Management Accountant

The National Foundation for Educational Research
Slough, Berkshire
£41,703 - £56,047
21 Dec 2018
18 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Management Accountant 
Location: Slough 
Salary: £41,703 - £56,047 

With our 70 year history, NFER is a highly respected, independent and successful charity that carries out research within education. Our robust and innovative research, assessment, and other services are widely known and used. We have a reputation as an organisation that informs policy and practice, helping to ensure the best possible education for children and young people. 

As the Senior Management Accountant, you’ll report to the Commercial Director covering both the traditional side of management accountancy, preparing the budgets and financial forecasts AND be a business partner supporting with bid development proposals working closely with Senior Managers and Project Directors across the foundation. 

Your partnering skills will support the research projects across our five centres of excellence who carry out projects for government, third sector organisations, private and public companies and education sector associations. We can have up to 100 projects on the go. You’ll be commercially minded to ensure bid proposals are competitive and profitable. 

Your technical background: 
- ACA, CIMA, ACCA finalist or qualified 
- Advanced Excel and financial modelling experience 
- Good analytical skills and the ability to identify trends and significant variances from data 

You’ll love this job, if: 
You INDEX MATCH working with others, have previous management accounts AND business partnering experience, are analytically minded and > geeky about excel. 

Why NFER? 

- Competitive salary 
- Generous pension scheme 
- Free parking 
- 30 days’ holiday per year plus Bank Holidays + additional discretionary days 
- Excellent support for professional development 
- Great work/life balance (35 hours worked per week) 

NFER is a not-for-profit organisation and an equal opportunities employer, welcoming applications from all sections of the community. 

So, if you are looking for a fresh, new challenge as a Senior Management Accountant, apply via the button shown. 

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