Management Accountant

Page Personnel Finance
£35000 - £40000 per annum
20 Apr 2017
20 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client are a prestigious and growing Retail organisation who have a head quarters based in Watford, Hertfordshire. They have stores across the UK and are an employer of choice, offering a fantastic career path, great benefits and a competitive salary package. They are seeking a Management Accountant to join them on a permanent basis, reporting into their Financial Controller and leading their budgeting & forecasting function. They are ideally seeking a Part Qualified Management Accountant from a Retail background however this is not essential.

Client Details

My client are an award winning retail organisation with stores all over the UK. They have been through a period of year on year growth and are continuing to do so, therefore seeking a Management Accountant to join their established Finance team. They offer a friendly and collaborative working environment, along with a great benefits package and competitive salary. If you have worked in a retail or FMCG environment before this would be an advantage and you would feel comfortable slotting into a fast paced environment.


As a Management Accountant your role will involve -

  • Preparation of monthly forecasting reports with variance analysis
  • P&L analysis
  • Balance Sheet reconciliations
  • Preparing accurate budgets
  • Sales analysis with detailed graphs and variance analysis
  • Respond to inquiries from Senior Finance members and the Finance Director, and other company wide managers regarding Financial Results
  • Preparing and submitting of quarterly VAT returns
  • Calculation and posting of periodical Journals
  • Assist in the development and implementation of new procedures
  • Ad hoc reporting


  • Ideally a Part Qualified Accountant
  • A background within the retail/FMCG sector is highly advantageous
  • Hard working candidate who thrives under pressure
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Confident character, happy liaising with senior stakeholders and other team members
  • Team player

Job Offer

Whats on offer?

- Varied and progressive role, manage their full Management Accountants function

- Excellent benefits and competitive salary structure

- The opportunity to work for a growing award winning company

- Study support