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Management Accountant

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  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £38000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Kayley Haythornthwaite

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Kayley Haythornthwaite

We have been exclusively engaged with an SME based in Sheffield as they look to recruit a Management Accountant. This business has grown from a £4m t/o business to a £10m t/o business in the space of a year and set to continue growing at that pace for next year also. They have achieved this growth through diversifying their product offering and providing their clients with an impeccable, first class service.

We're so excited to help them find their Finance Manager / Management Accountant who will be a key member of the management team. They're looking for someone who will start in this role and in time will be promoted into a senior leadership role. With that in mind we're looking for an ambitious Accountant, used to working in an SME environment who is looking for a role that is more than you're ordinary Management Accounting role.

They require an immediate start for this role, suitable candidates will therefore be immediately available or available at very short notice.

Duties include;

-Preparing monthly management accounts
-Administering payrolls and controlling income and expenditure
-Improve internal financial controls
-Analyse monthly overheads and provide explanations for variance
-Compile and present reports, budgets, business plans, commentaries and financial statements
-Provide relevant company financial KPI's
-Analyse accounts and business plans
-Financial forecasting and risk analysis
-Generate a weekly cash flow forecast and submit weekly updates. Ensure customer collection targets are reflected in credit control and monitored weekly.
-Support the team in generating annual budgets.

Suitable candidates will;

-AAT qualified and ideally PQ or Qualified CIMA/ACCA/ACA. Although experience is so much more important to them.
-Good systems/process improvement experience - this business would really like the new Finance Manager to review current systems, processes and controls and improvements can be made, improve them!
-Positive, charismatic, enthusiastic and a team player are all personality traits that fit well into this businesses culture.

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.