Group Management Accountant

Overview

Reference
TPP - GMA
Categories
Other
Contract
Permanent
Location
Lancashire
Salary
£50000 - £60000 per annum + DOE + Benefits

Group Management Accountant

About Us:

We are a dynamic and rapidly growing group of companies operating in the E-commerce and manufacturing sectors. We are currently seeking a talented and motivated Group Management Accountant to join our team. This role offers an exciting opportunity for a qualified accountant to further develop their skills and experience within a supportive environment.

Group Management Accountant Role Overview:

As the Group Management Accountant, you will be responsible for the preparation of financial reporting for our group of companies. Working closely with the Finance Director (FD), you will play a key role in preparing management accounts, forecasts, budgets, and balance sheet reconciliations. Additionally, you will assist with audit preparations, VAT returns, and other financial activities to ensure the accuracy and integrity of our financial information.

Group Management Accountant Key Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts for all group companies
  • Collaborate with the FD to develop board packs and support decision-making processes
  • Assist with monthly forecasts, annual budgets, and quarterly VAT returns
  • Manage finance assistant and oversee month-end journal postings
  • Develop and improve accounts processes within the group
  • Support product costings projects and manage from a finance perspective
  • Prepare cashflow statements and profitability reports
  • Provide backup support for payroll and sales/purchase ledger as needed

Group Management Accountant Requirements:

  • Qualified accountant (CIMA/ACCA/ACA)
  • Experience in E-commerce and/or manufacturing industry preferred
  • Intermediate/advanced Excel skills
  • Knowledge of Sage 50 preferred but not essential

Group Management Accountant Desired Qualities:

  • Proactive mindset with a focus on process improvement
  • Excellent attention to detail and ability to work independently
  • Strong team player with excellent communication skills

Group Management Accountant Development Opportunities:

As part of our commitment to continuous improvement, the Group Management Accountant will have opportunities for personal and professional development. Regular appraisals will facilitate the creation of individual training plans, guided by a mutually agreed training needs analysis and supported by our experienced FD.

Benefits

DOE + Benefits

Work Hours

Part Time