What does an Assistant Management Accountant do?

Management accountants analyze a company's historical financial data to assist in estimating future costs and revenues and create budgets and internal reports used to make business planning decisions. They gather and analyze financial information for internal use and support budgeting and funding while assisting the company in managing its investment portfolio. Management accountants assume accounting procedures responsibility and evaluate their performance using key data including income, overhead, or investments.

Management accountants forecast to assist in business planning and decision-making procedures, conduct risk assessment, and advise companies on better ways to minimize their risk. They advise companies of issues and problems and suggest relevant improvements, and sometimes supervise lower-level personnel. As strategists and decision-makers, management accountants contribute to management’s decision-making process, ensuring business growth alongside long-term success. Management accountants need a bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related fields.

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Avg. Experience2-4 years

Assistant Management Accountant Salaries

Average Base Pay

£26,933 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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£21K
Median: £27K
£35K
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Assistant Management Accountant Career Path

Learn how to become an Assistant Management Accountant, what skills and education you need to succeed, and what level of pay to expect at each step on your career path.

L1
Management Accountant Assistant
£26,933/yr
L2
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Assistant Management Accountant Insights

Read what Assistant Management Accountant professionals have to say about their job experiences and view top companies for this career.
A-SAFEA-SAFE
Management Accountant
29 Jul 2019

“I recieved great support and mentoring from my manager to gain the relevant experience to progress in my career”

Smart Metering SystemsSmart Metering Systems
Senior Management Accountant
26 Nov 2020

“I wasn't given the tools I needed to be successful in the role such as training and support.”

AimTech Solutions
Assistant Management Accountant
19 Sep 2021

“I was misled and no support or consideration was offered efficently as a new starter.”

AMETEKAMETEK
Management Accountant
19 Nov 2020

“In order to do this Ametek have provided me with endless training and development opportunities to steer me on the right track for career progression.”

CBRECBRE
Senior Management Accountant
10 Sep 2020

“Compensation is good and motivating”

Oliver BernardOliver Bernard
Assistant Management Accountant
30 Aug 2019

“sold to me and i eventually found out that the role was a copy and paste job from google.”

Wyevale Garden Centres
Assistant Management Accountant
1 Nov 2021

“The best team of people that will always support you in all your everyday tasks and your personal development.”

Arc Legal AssistanceArc Legal Assistance
Management Accountant
28 Apr 2021

“Good good good good good”

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Frequently asked questions about the role and responsibilities of an assistant management accountant

When working as an assistant management accountant, the most common skills you will need to perform your job and for career success are CMA, Accruals, Excellent Customer Service, Effective Communication and Navision.

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