Management Accountant

Heyland Recruitment
From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client, a specialist wholesale and distribution SME based in south Manchester is currently looking to recruit an experienced Accountant to join their busy finance function at their Head Office. This company has grown from strength to strength since their inception and now boast a turnover of over £30m. Based close to excellent transport links they are easily commutable from Manchester, Warrington and North Cheshire. There is potential for this role to be on a full time or reduced hours basis and serves as an opportunity to join a well-established organisation with ambitious plans for the future.

Reporting directly to the Finance Director you will be responsible for organising the customer claims and credit note process and providing general transactional, reconciliation and accounting support.

Key responsibilities;

Assisting the Finance Director with timely preparation of Monthly Management Accounts Play a key role in month end reporting processes Posting of Accruals and Prepayments Posting and entering journals Responsible for the day to day supervision and development of a junior Accounts Assistant To take ownership of customer claims and the credit note process.To re-engineer the end-to-end credit notes process through analysis of root causes of claims and implementation of improved communication channels. Support with bank reconciliations and other month end reconciliations.Other ad hoc duties, as required.Key Skills / Attributes;

·AAT Qualified or Equivalent

·3 years’ experience in a busy accounting environment

·Able and willing to drive change

·Able and willing to take ownership of products

·High level organisational skills

·Excellent interpersonal skills