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Group Management Accountant - Bradford

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  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Gemma Watmough

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  • Published:

    26 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Gemma Watmough

Sewell Wallis are delighted to be working exclusively with a well known brand, who are instantly recognisable within the market place. With offices based within the Bradford area this business has experienced a strong period of growth and as a result are looking to grow by adding a Management Accountant to their friendly, existing finance team.

This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified ACCA/ACA/CIMA Management Accountant and is looking to join a business where they will be challenged and will be able to get involved in all areas of finance. There will be an element of business partnering involved along with some analysis and project work.

As the Management Accountant, you will be reporting directly to the Group Accountant and will work extremely closely with the Financial Controller and Finance Director who have both worked with the business for a long time and are very knowledgeable.
The main duties of the role will initially include but are not limited to the following:-

-Supporting in the production and presentation of monthly management accounts including journals, reconciliations, variance analysis and monthly balance sheet reconciliations
-Preparing and delivering accurate profit and loss accounts with analysis and commentaries
-Financial analysis duties and data modelling
-Approving spends and working on the budgeting side
-Creating and maintaining dashboards and models for the business to use across all levels to Board Members
-Assisting with the costings of products and materials
-Business partnering with the sales team and the wider finance team and providing reports and analysis for them
-Supporting with system implementation and process improvements and driving change forward at all times
-Producing KPI's
-Supporting on the audit process and identifying any areas of risk and rectifying
-Assisting with the budgeting and forecasting processes
-Ad-hoc project work and financial analysis as required
-Liaising with auditors and preparation of year end audit
-Preparation of annual statutory accounts and producing VAT returns
-Supporting with the cashflow process for the business
-Providing support to the Senior Management team as and when required

The ideal candidate will -

-Be CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified and will have previous experience of a management accounts based role
-Be looking to join a growing business that will allow you to progress and will be ambitious and keen to develop
-Have an analytical mindset and will be able to explain financial information to non-finance individuals
-Have excellent IT skills, with advanced Excel skills
-Be able to work within a fast paced, ever changing business
-Have excellent communication skills and will be able to deal with stakeholders at all levels

For more information please contact Gemma Watmough.

To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications please accept that if we have not responded to your application within seven days, your application has not been successful.

Sewell Wallis is a specialist recruitment company with a vast amount of experience in our industry we offer permanent, temporary and interim recruitment support for accounting and finance, human resources and business support positions. We recruit at all levels within finance from Purchase Ledger Administrator and Credit Controller level through to Financial Controller and Director positions. With offices in Sheffield and Leeds, we are well situated to cover all of South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire and Manchester. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy and finance jobs and human resources or business support positions.