Management Accountant at Baxendale Advisory Ltd

  • Anglia, London
  • Anglia
  • England, London
  • England
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  • Ultima actualizare: 17.11.2015
  • Numar referinta: 143187

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  • London, Greater London, Kent
  • Full time
  • Domeniile urmariteFinante Financiar / Contabilitate
  • Disponibilitate deplasare in interes de serviciuPana la 100% din program
  • Disponibilitate relocareNu sunt dispus


Permis de conducere
  • B
  • Experienta in management
  • Putere de organizare si disciplina

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  • Last update: 17.11.2015
  • Reference number: 143187

Career goals

To seek a new challenge in a forward thinking, successful company.

  • London, Greater London, Kent
  • Full time
  • Wanted work domainsFinance Finance / Accounting
  • Availability for work related travelUp to 100% of the schedule
  • Willing to relocateNot willing


  • August 2015 - November 2015

    Management Accountant, Baxendale Advisory Ltd

    • London, England
    • Full time
    • Work domain - Finance: Consulting

    -	Preparation of management accounts for Board of Directors
    -	Annual budgeting and regular forecasting 
    -	Providing accounting support for associated companies
    -	Management of group treasury & Oversight of Group Investments 
    -	Management of PAYE, VAT, Sales & Purchase Ledgers & Provide accounting support to Investee Companies
    -	Liaising with external advisors, including accountants, banks and other regulatory bodies

  • April 2009 - April 2015

    Financial Operations Manager, Morson International Ltd

    • London, England
    • Full time
    • Work domain - Finance: Back Office

    -	Motivate, manage & develop a Finance team.
    -	Support activity of Director to meet with clients & resolve queries.
    -	Manage, organise & raise monthly applications to Client.
    -	Provide weekly & monthly updates to Directors.  Produce dashboards & management information in a timely manner.
    -	Review processes & implement change where necessary.
    -	Ensure the Finance Departments duties are carried out in a timely manner
    -	Responsible for recovering £2 million in customer debt.

  • July 2008 - February 2009

    Accounts and Facilities Manager, Gooding Aluminium

    • London, England
    • Full time
    • Work domain - Engineering: Industries / Production / Manufacturing

    Maintained accurate, concise & up-to-date accounting records including preparing monthly cheque runs, resolving queries & liaising with suppliers & customers on a regular basis
    -	Implemented timely, cost saving methods throughout the organisation to streamline tasks & reduce duplication of effort
    -	Researched suitability of various software solutions, including investigating alternatives, negotiating costs & driving the project forward.  
    -	Project Managed computerisation of new back office/manufacturing system to replace existing manual methods.
    -	Negotiated new contracts for Gooding Aluminium’s procurements & utilities as cost saving exercises, ensuring all purchases were acquired at the best price
    -	As Quality Manager ensured compliance of ISO9000 standard, & maintained up-to-date procedures, internal audits & related records.
    -	Trained, managed & was responsible for one other member within the accounts team

  • April 1999 - May 2008

    Management Accountant, Mc Kenzie Clark Ltd

    • London, England
    • Full time
    • Work domain - Technicians: Service / Installation

    Assisted Finance Director to produce monthly Accounts & maintained the accounting records for 
    Mc Kenzie Clark Ltd & its 2 subsidiaries
    -           Produced statutory returns & liaised with the relevant bodies to keep abreast of up-to-date requirements 
    -	Produced a Payroll for 62 staff across the 3 companies
    -	Reconciled Balance sheet accounts & investigated abnormalities on the Trial Balance & sort explanations
    -	Trained & managed a team of 4 people, assigning tasks & motivating them to reach deadlines.
    -	Implementing processes & procedures to ensure the smooth running of the department & the timely production of the information requested of it, including introducing deadlines for closure of the various accounting modules  
    -	Identified areas of Risk as role of Health & Safety risk Assessor, & recommended areas which needed addressing


  • 1987 - 1990

    College, SELTEC

    • Accounting
    • London, England
  • 1977 - 1982

    Highschool, Waverley Girls School

    • Other
    • London, England


Driving license
  • B
  • Management experience
  • Communication skills
  • Organization skills

With experience in both Management & Financial Accounts with good analytical skills as well as being confident & enthusiastic. Excellent experience gained over a period of 30 years in a variety of environments & roles. Proven leadership skills involving managing, organising, & motivating teams to achieve their goals. A good team player, who works well off her own initiative, & is confident in dealing with associates & colleagues of all levels.  Has strong analytical skills, whilst tenacious & meticulous in her execution, is highly professional & has an excellent work ethic.

Foreign languages



Organised a Masquerade Ball for our local church & raised £5,900 for their fundraising appeal.
Certificates / diplomas
O Levels - Mathematics, Business Studies, Audio Typing, Typing
CSE’s - English, Geography, German, Biology, Domestic Science, Drama
Crystal Reports XI
BSI - Auditing to ISO9000
St John Ambulance - First Aid at work


How would you describe your personality?


What are your goals in life?

To continue learning, to travel & to be happy doing so.

Describe your ideal job.

One where I can manage a team, where I am challenged & where my efforts are recognised.

What are the goals set for your career?

To work in a company where i make positive change & where my wealth of experience & professional abilities are utilised.

Are you able to work effectively in a team or independently?


What job would you like to be doing in 5 years?

Working for a successful, professional organisation overseeing a finance team.

What are/were your most important 5 achievements in your current/past workplace?

Recovering over £2m in old debt at Morson Internaitonal, when many of the stakeholders had left both our company & the clients.  Building a finance team for the London Region at Morson International where one did not exist previously.  
Managing, motivating and developing a finance team at Mc Kenzie Clark Ltd through company change.  
Managing change at Morson International through their restructure.
Bringing the payroll in house & computerising it at Mc Kenzie Clark Ltd.

What is your monthly salary expectation?

£4,166.67/mth [ie £50,000pa]

Can you work according to deadlines, under pressure, etc?

Yes, you have to if you work within an accounts department

What is the last book you have read?

Lord of the Flies by William Golding