Management Accountant

Michael Page
Felixstowe, Suffolk
£45000 - £50000 per annum
31 May 2019
28 Jun 2019
Chelsea Hider
Contract type
Part time

This role deals mainly with the financial management and reporting for the Operational Managers.

You will develop a close network within the business and you will illustrate the role played by each depot in the financial success of the business.

Client Details

My client is a leading logistics and supply chain solutions provider in the UK and Ireland. They work in diverse industry sectors such as defence and retail


  • Business Partnering the operational leadership team to deliver a specialist service.
  • Inspiring and developing financial best practice.
  • Producing insight to drive improved financial performance.
  • Ensuring the maintenance of financial records and supporting monthly reconciliations. Investigate, analyse and explain significant variances to operational costs, weekly
  • To ensure the production of reports as required by the operational business including weekly detailed trading reports.
  • Supporting with the monthly and year end accounts, to ensure they are closed accurately and on time.
  • Planning for and preparing operational budgets - monitoring and reporting monthly.
  • Liaising with the Customer Service Unit so as to understand the financial implications of each client relationship.
  • Continuous improvement of central and local reporting processes and procedures, which support robust business decision making.


  • A qualified accountant (ACCA, CIMA) or Part-qualified working towards your qualification
  • Experience in a financial leadership role
  • Experience of supporting a field based operational business
  • Detailed and up to date knowledge of good financial practice
  • Experience of working in the transport or haulage industry
  • Good oral and written communication skills which are effective and persuasive
  • Robust influencing skills
  • Experience of successful negotiation
  • Ability to effectively plan and prioritise work ensuring all reasonable deadlines are met
  • Graduate calibre or relevant experience

Job Offer

  • 6 month FTC with a highly regarded large organisation
  • Immediate start

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