Management Accountant

The Stable Company
York, City of York
£26000 - £30000/annum 26-30k
08 Jun 2017
08 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Management Accountant

Salary between £26,000 and £30,000 dependent on experience

Osbaldwick, York

Full time position Monday to Friday, 09:00 to 17:00


Purpose of the position

To collate, input and provide timely management information, analysis and reporting of the financial performance of the business that will enable the management team to make informed business decisions.

Day to Day operations

The day to day role of the management accountant will be inputting purchase ledger, sales ledger, payroll, credit and debtor control, cash flow forecasts, preparation of management accounts, VAT returns, PAYE and project evaluation. All to be entered and monitored through accountancy software.

Principal responsibilities

·collating and inputting purchase and sales ledger information;

·payroll administration;

·controlling income, cash flow and expenditure;

·project costings and variance analysis;

·Vat, CIS and PAYE submissions;

·collating, preparing and interpreting reports, budgets, accounts, commentaries and financial statements;

·undertaking research into factors affecting performance;

·monthly management accounts;

·liaising with managerial staff and other colleagues;

·keeping pace with financial regulations and legislation;

Key interfaces

This role will interface with all aspects of the business internally. The core areas will be Sales, Manufacture, Purchasing, Installation and Design. In addition, the role will be required to interface externally with customers, suppliers and stakeholders


We are ideally looking for someone with a minimum of five years’ experience in a similar role who is looking for a new challenge. You should want to further your career and be able to demonstrate ambition to grow this role.

You should be able to demonstrate knowledge and use of an accountancy software package such as Sage.

If possible, you should have worked in a construction company previously.


Minimum A level educated, but preferably a degree or similar in professional accountancy.

Accredited with the Association of Charted Certified Accountants (ACCA) or Institute of Financial Accountants (IFA) or similar

Specialist Skills/Attributes

·commercial and business awareness;

·trust worthy;


·excellent communication and presentation skills;

·an analytical approach to work;

·high numeracy and sound technical skills;

·problem-solving skills and initiative;

·negotiation skills and the ability to influence others;

·strong attention to detail and an investigative nature;

·good time management skills and the ability to prioritise;

·the ability to work as part of a team and to build strong working relationships;

·the capacity to make quick but rational decisions;

·the potential to lead and motivate others;

· excellent IT skills

Salary and Conditions:

29 days holiday including bank holidays per year taken at set intervals in agreement with the Company. Additional holidays will be accrued for loyalty to the business.

The Stable Company design, manufacture and install high quality timber framed Outbuildings throughout the UK. Our business is built around providing our customers with a tailored product to a very high standard. In fact, about 95% of our buildings are one off designs, making the design element of our business very important.

We work all over the UK in a variety of market sectors including Education, Equestrian, Sports and Leisure. We are regarded by our customers as one of the best outbuilding manufacturers in the

UK and pride ourselves on the quality and reputation of our product