Management Accountant

Cheshire, Warrington
£30000 - £35000 per annum
31 Dec 2018
31 Jan 2019
Christopher Powell
Contract type
Part time

Industry leading manufacturing company is seeking an ambitious and motivated management accountant at their Warrington location to add to a growing finance function.

Client Details

Established over 75 years ago my client has become one of the leading manufacturers in their chosen field.

Specialising in FMCG they have a range of industry leading products that have seen the company to great success.

They are an international brand and with a UK turnover in excess of £15m they are expanding rapidly in this new market.

With over 50 staff at their UK location they are primed for expansion and this is an exciting time to join a growing company in an exciting market


The successful Management Accountant will be expected to;

*To complete the Management Accountant consolidation process, including month end, budgeting and forecasting processes.

*Production & distribution of management accounts packs & other related reports including thorough review of all material variances.

*Supporting Budget holders and the Financial Reporting function in understanding cost centre spend, with additional reporting as required.

*Provide detailed reports for Re forecasts, Budgeting, and Month end.

*Management and preparation of monthly journals to ensure that all overhead costs are accurate & reflective

*Review of overhead costs with appropriate cost transfers, accruals & prepayments

*Regular liaison with Group to ensure all information requirements are satisfied on a timely basis

*Support the Financial Reporting team throughout the year end audit process and liaise with external auditors as required

*Look to continuously improve the processes operated on an ongoing basis, making appropriate improvement suggestions to line managers.

*Ensuring that the balance sheet/trial balances of all reporting entities are appropriately monitored & controlled and all risk fully visible.

*Undertake such other duties, training and/or hours of work as may be reasonably required and which are consistent with the general level of responsibility of this role


The successful candidate will be/have;

*Part or final stages (CIMA/ACCA) or qualified by experience.

*Attention to detail is essential

*Management experience

*Organised approach to work with good time management skills

*Analytically minded

*Able to deal with change positively

*Strong project management, analytical, organisational and problem solving skills and abilities

*Strong MS Office skills

*Possess strong communication skills

Job Offer

This role will offer a competitive package;

*Salary based around 30-35k

*Study package offering tuition, study leave, exam payments, membership costs and increments on salary depending on level passed

*Internal mentoring system and cross training across the accountancy function

*25 days holiday + bank holidays


*Flexible benefits scheme offering, health care, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme etc

*Free Parking / Easy transport links

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