Management Accountant

  • Location

    York, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + 30 days hols and flexible working

  • Contact:

    Lucy Campbell

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Sewell Wallis are delighted to be working with a fantastic organisation based on the outskirts of York. This is a highly recognised and commercially focused business who have developed a great reputation and offer a competitive benefits package and have flexible working in place.

Their impressive and exceedingly motivated finance function are now looking for a Management Accountant to assist the Commercial Finance Manager with the budgeting and forecasting process. You will also be working closely with the Reporting Manager to produce Group month and year end accounts, therefore offering the successful candidate the great opportunity to develop both their commercial and core accounting skill-set.

Your duties will include the following:-

-End to end preparation of month end accounts including P&L and balance sheet reporting
-Assist with the annual budget and quarterly forecasting process, investigating and explaining any variances
-Ad hoc analysis around profitability to support business growth moving forward
-Process and controls improvement work designing value adding improvements
-Prepare relevant information for monthly management and P&L review meetings
-Produce meaningful reports highlighting any business risks
-Support in the preparation of Group month end accounts
-Implement any improvements across the month end process
-Assist with the production of year end accounts

The ideal candidate will have experience of undertaking month end tasks and will be able to make educated decisions on any issues that need escalating. You must be used to a fast paced environment where you can multi task and hit tight deadlines.

You will ideally be a part qualified or newly qualified accountant and have experience working with various stakeholders across a business. You will have to be an excellent and confident communicator with a commercially focused mind-set.

For further information contact Lucy Campbell.

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 www.sewellwallis.co.uk