Management Accountant

Page Personnel Finance
11 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

A Management Accountant is being recruited to join a fantastic business in Wirral.

Client Details

This successful business has been established for over 100 years and works across multiple, well known, household brands and and have a vision of growing and increasing their presence. They are a proud investor in their staff having won numerous awards, and would be looking for people who would be proud of where they work and have a passion for what they do.


Reporting to the Finance Manager, your role as Management Accountant purpose is to provide support for key decision making and financial analysis. You will be responsible for:

  • Month end and cost of reduction reporting, including preparation of management accounts, balance sheet reconciliations, cash flow analysis
  • Forecasting and budgeting and business partnering with plant teams to identify and develop corrective actions, risk strategies and opportunities
  • Partnering with teams to analyse variances and identify root cause, providing commentaries and insight
  • Posting monthly accruals and complex journals
  • Providing commentaries and month end reviews
  • Analysing balance sheet performance
  • Providing support and analysis on ongoing projects and helping identify savings
  • Cash flow reporting
  • Partnering with plant teams to develop costing processes
  • Supporting internal and external audits


The candidate must have:

  • CIMA / ACCA part qualified or finalist
  • Strong academic background
  • Experience working in a large / corporate environment
  • Strong technical ability
  • SAP knowledge
  • Able to extract large volumes of data and manipulate to use for meaningful MI
  • Strong communication skills across all levels and able to influence to help drive initiatives
  • Analytical flair with advanced Excel skills
  • Highly organised and able to work to tight deadlines

Job Offer

The package on offer for the Management Accountant role includes:

  • £35,000 salary (negotiable)
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Pension contribution
  • Study support

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