Back to Job Search

Assistant Management Accountant

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Bonus + Healthcare
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Accounts
  • Contact Email: leeds@sharpconsultancy.com
  • Expiry Date: 15 February 2024
  • Job Ref: JC39693_1705397931

Are you an ambitious and driven assistant management accountant looking for a new challenge? Do you want to join a reputable and growing organisation that offers excellent career prospects and development opportunities? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you!
Sharp Consultancy is delighted to be working with a leading manufacturing business based in Leeds, who are looking for an assistant management accountant to join their finance team. This is a fantastic role for someone who wants to progress their career and gain exposure to a variety of accounting tasks and projects.

As an assistant management accountant, you will be responsible for:

- Assisting with the preparation of monthly management accounts, including variance analysis and commentary
- Supporting the budgeting and forecasting process, liaising with various stakeholders across the business
- Performing balance sheet reconciliations and ensuring accuracy and completeness of financial records
- Preparing and submitting VAT returns and other statutory reporting requirements
- Providing ad hoc financial analysis and reporting as required by senior management

Ideally you will be:

- AAT qualified or part-qualified ACCA/CIMA (or equivalent)
- Previous experience in a similar role, preferably within a manufacturing environment
- Strong Excel skills and experience with ERP systems
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work well in a team and with non-finance colleagues
- A proactive and positive attitude, with a willingness to learn and develop

In return, you will receive:

- Competitive salary and benefits package, including pension, bonus and study support
- Supportive and friendly working environment, with regular feedback and coaching
- Varied and challenging role, with exposure to different aspects of finance and the wider business
- A clear and structured career path, with opportunities for progression and development

If you are an ambitious individual looking for a new opportunity to progress, please apply today or contact us for more information. We look forward to hearing from you!


Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website www.sharpconsultancy.com for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV to the e-mail address stated, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.