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Management Accountant

  • Location: Chesterfield
  • Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Hybrid/flexible hours, study Support
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 22 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Qualified Perm
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 11 June 2023
  • Job Ref: JCU39123_1683901753

Sharp Consultancy are delighted to be working with a leading service-based business based in Chesterfield in recruiting a Management Accountant to join their experienced finance team. This role will report into the Finance Director and will have ownership of the month end process, budgeting, forecasting alongside other duties.

This Management Accountant position has been created to assist the organisation with their next phase of growth and will offer a good level of autonomy alongside supporting and working with an experienced and enthusiastic Finance Director.

This a superb opportunity and chance to add value from a strategic perspective as well as driving change across the business and would ideally suit an individual looking to take the next step in their career and study support can be provided if needed.

Job Responsibilities:
* Produce Management Accounts reports
* Monthly reviews to discuss financial performance and strategic position of the business
* Contribute fully to the setting of the budgets and reforecasts and assist in producing a mid-term financial plan
* Work as a key member of the finance team on ad-hoc projects and producing clear information to influence decision making across the organisation
* Ensure that all budgetary controls in place and are followed
* Ensure that the quality of all budgeting information/reports and forecasting processes follows best practice
* Produce clear and relevant information required to help the management decision making process
* Support wider organisation with queries so to ensure that they are fully supported in their financial decision making
* Calculate accruals and prepayments on a monthly basis
* Perform cost comparisons and assist with cost control
* Assist the Finance Director to improve processes and support staff development
* Work as a key member of the finance team on ad-hoc projects
* Assist the Finance Director with the preparation of statutory accounts
* Line management of Finance officer with day to day operations
Person Specification:
* Strong team player, able to work alongside Operations
* Highly analytical, with focus on improvement
* Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
* Ability to work to tight deadlines
* Flexible and enthusiastic
* Good systems skills

For further information or a private and confidential conversation either for this specific opportunity or your personal job search please do not hesitate to contact Jack Curtis on 0114 261 1700 or 07496 364678.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV, 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.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 30 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 for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.