Senior Management Accountant

The Advocate Group
£3.5k - 45k per year
Closing date
6 Nov 2020

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Business Sector
Non Food & Drink
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Senior Management Accountant

Job Title: Senior Management Accountant
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Location: Blackburn
Sector / Industry: Finance / Flavours     
Job Reference: MS10Bl

I’ve partnered up with an expanding SME who operate on a global basis I’m seeking qualified CIMA/ ACCA Management Accountant due to growth. This role will oversee the management accounts function, its processes and outputs. The ideal candidate will have a commercial background a driven character who is keen to implement changes to support the department and the businesses needs whilst mentoring a team of 3.

Package Details:

  • £35,000 - £45,000
  • Hours of work: 9.00am – 5.30pm (currently required to work 3 days per week from the office)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Produce and oversee monthly Management Accounts and Board pack to ensure completion to a high standard.
  • Communicate with interdependent departments to resolve queries and get to root cause of issues to ensure they do not occur again - focussing on the risk process.
  • Identify areas of improvement and establish innovative or adjust existing workplace procedures and practices.
  • Produce high quality work to assist management in making key strategic decisions.
  • Continually adapt and improve management reports as agreed with the Finance Director.
  • Review variance analysis and commentary in support of the Board pack.
  • Assist with the preparation of annual budgets/forecasts.
  • Perform key balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Ensure key supplier reconciliations are kept up to date and cash flow is managed effectively.
  • Manage a team of 3, some of whom are in the process of obtaining relevant qualifications and are looking to increase their own responsibilities

Required Skills & Experience:

  • Qualified- ACA, ACCA or CIMA (Required) (If you are close to qualifying this will be a consideration)
  • Experience of Sage 200 accounting package would be advantageous.
  • Excellent IT skills and highly proficient with MS Excel.
  • Strong spreadsheet manipulation skills.
  • Ability to input, retrieve and analyse data.
  • Ability to develop and improve report formats in line with business needs.
  • Ability to deliver accurate, high quality work and reports to aid decision making.
  • Hands-on commitment to getting the job done.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Able to communicate effectively at all levels and to do so with confidence.

To apply, please send a copy of your CV and a covering letter to or, alternatively, submit your application via the link below.

To Contact Direct:

Maria Safina at Aspion Recruitment Liverpool

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