Management Accountant Job Description

Management Accountant Job Description (JD)

  • Gather and analyze financial information for internal use
  • Support budgeting and funding
  • Assist the company in managing its investment portfolio
  • Assume responsibility of accounting procedures
  • Evaluate the company’s performance using key data
  • Make forecasts to assist business planning and decision-making
  • Conduct risk assessment and advise on ways to minimize risk
  • Advise on problems and suggest improvements
  • Supervise lower-level personnel

Requirements

  • Proven experience as management accountant, accounting supervisor or similar role
  • Solid knowledge of basic and advanced accounting and financial principles and practices
  • Excellent knowledge of cost accounting and reporting
  • Excellent knowledge or risk analysis, budgeting and forecasting
  • Working knowledge of financial software and MS Office
  • Analytical mind with aptitude in math
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • A problem-solver with attention to detail
  • Organizational and leadership skills
  • BSc/BA in accounting, finance or similar field
  • Relevant certification (e.g. CMA or CGMA) will be preferred