Senior Management Accountant

Cordant People
Newcastle Upon Tyne
£30000 - £36000 per annum
14 Apr 2017
14 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is a manufacturing firm based in South Shields. They are a growing business looking to hire a Management Accountant. This is initially a contract role for the first 6 months to made permanent after that.

Main responsibilities;

  • Ensure all month end journals are processed accurately and on a timely basis relating to sales, margin and all central overhead and store costs.
  • Assist in the preparation of the monthly management packs.
  • Assist in the preparation of annual budgets and forecasts.
  • Circulating cost reports to all sites including Directors and Senior managers.
  • Identify areas of improvement in the role and highlight to the Head of Department, with proposed solutions where possible.
  • Investigating ad hoc queries from managers and responding in a timely manner.
  • Ensure balance sheet reconciliations are reconciled monthly for accruals, prepayments, payroll and key control accounts.

Person specification;

  • Proven experience of working within a financial department.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines.
  • Part Qualified (ACCA)


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