Assistant Management Accountant

Brampton Recruitment
Stoke-On-Trent, UK
25 Jul 2019
23 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen due to development and growth for an Assistant Management Accountant to join a well-established company. Our client is a hugely successful organisation with worldwide clients.

This is a newly created role due to company growth. As the Assistant Management Accountant, you will be working in a small dynamic finance team, so you need to be a strong team player with a flexible approach. You will have the ability to work to tight deadlines and manage many different tasks as part of your daily role.

This is the perfect opportunity for someone who is looking to make their mark and work closely with the Finance Manager to assist in the smooth running of the finance function.

Job Description:

Duties for the Assistant Management Accountant role will include:
  • Preparation of the trial balance and monthly accounts to strict deadlines
  • Liaising with and working closely with budget holders, investigating variances
  • Journal Preparation and posting
  • VAT returns
  • Stock input, analysis and investigation
  • Standard costings
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Departmental reporting
  • Completion of the Government National Statistic forms
  • Working as part of a team to complete budgets and forecasts
  • Development of systems and processes to improve the finance function

Candidate Requirements:
  • A dynamic individual with knowledge / experience of preparing management accounts
  • Studying CIMA/ ACCA, or already qualified (candidates who are qualified by experience will also be considered)
  • Excellent communication skills and the confidence to put forward new ideas
  • Advanced Excel skills (V Lookups / Pivot tables / manipulating data) together with very strong IT Skills
  • Knowledge of SQL and/or Power BI advantageous but not essential
  • ERP system use would also be advantageous

The position is based in Newcastle under Lyme and is commutable from areas including Stoke on Trent, Hanley, Talke, Burslem, Stone, Stafford and Market Drayton

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm

Salary: Competitive

Brampton Recruitment are an independent Commercial and Accounts & Finance recruitment agency working in partnership with employers spanning Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, Cheshire, and the Greater Manchester region.

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