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Management Accountant

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive salary, Pension, Other
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 26 days ago

  • Sector: Finance, Qualified Finance
  • Contact: Leeds Qualified
  • Contact Email: leeds_qualified@sharpconsultancy.com
  • Expiry Date: 28 October 2021
  • Job Ref: RGO37091_1632838910
Leading logistics business based in the Leeds area requires a CIMA/ACCA/ACA qualified Accountant to join their expanding accounts function in a newly created role. You will be responsible for the production of the weekly and monthly accounts. As well as producing financial reports, budget management and cash flow reporting. You will also be an integral part of the finance function and a key point of contact for several internal stakeholders. So your fantastic interpersonal communication skills will be needed.
Your duties will include but not limited to:
*Preparation and presentation of monthly management accounts.
*Detailed overhead variance analysis.
*Communicating and liaising with the operations team to raise the profile of finance, ensure effective budgeting and cost control whilst helping to develop a thorough understanding of departmental results.
*Develop and improve effective KPI reporting to improve performance and enhance customer satisfaction.
*Ongoing development of management information including effective cost centre reporting.
*Preparation of forecasts, budgets and tenders for new business.
*Assist in the gathering of information on departmental costs.

Ideally you will be able to demonstrate the following experience:

*Hold an accounting qualification (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
*Excellent analytical and numerical abilities.
*Up to date management accounting techniques.
*Autonomous decision maker able to take ownership and control.
*Advanced excel skills including the use of pivot tables and vlookup.
*Have excellent communication skills both verbally and written.

This is an excellent opportunity for a career minded ACCA/CIMA/ACA qualified accountant who is looking to join a business that will offer career development and progression opportunities.
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 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.