Management Accountant

Posted 13/05/2024 by Jive Recruitment

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Preston, Lancashire
£45,000 - £50,000/annum 22 days holiday + Bank holidays

Are you a recently qualified Management Accountant eager to step into a leadership role and nurture a finance team? Do you thrive on building strong connections throughout the company and thrive in a dynamic, rewarding environment? If so, I've got an incredible opportunity based in Preston that might just be your perfect fit! In this role, you'll be right in the thick of things, collaborating closely with the business, fine-tuning processes, diving into exciting projects, all while keeping your hands in the routine accounting tasks. Sounds like something you'd be interested in?

Responsibilities will include:

  • Lead and manage the Accounts team, including coaching and mentoring
  • Prepare and produce management accounts for the company-owned divisions
  • Conduct balance sheet reconciliations and produce the supporting review pack.
  • Manage and develop management information systems and reporting to enable performance management of the division.
  • Oversee the management and reconciliation of intercompany accounts.
  • Handle annual budget preparation for all units.
  • Collaborate closely with the operations management team to provide financial support and reporting.
  • Provide finance support in specific projects.
  • Continuously review and develop processes and procedures for all accounting activities.

Your Profile:

  • Qualified CIMA/ACCA (Or finalist)
  • Strong system and excel skills (intermediate level)
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people
  • Flexible approach to working hours
  • Motivated and enthusiastic
  • Commitment to ongoing development
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to lead and develop a team
  • Previous management accounts experience is essential
  • Good organisational skills and ability to deliver within strict deadlines

In return:

Competitive starting salary, with potential earnings of up to £50,000 depending on experience. 22 days holiday + bank holidays. Ongoing training, development and opportunities for career progression. Health and wellbeing benefits package. Long service awards. Discount schemes, free parking and an early dart on a Friday, at 4pm.

Next steps:

Does this sound like the challenge you're ready to take on? If so, please submit your most recent CV to apply for the new Management Accountant vacancy. Interviews are being scheduled immediately, and my client is eager to move swiftly in the selection process. If you're prepared to advance your career and make a lasting impression, don't hesitate to apply now.

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