Part Qual Management Accountant

Posted 22 March 2024
Salary £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits: plus excellent benefits
LocationTrafford Park
Discipline Transactional & Part Qualified
Contact NameHarriett Busby

Job description

Axon Moore are delighted to be working with an well-established logistics company who are looking to add a Management Accountant to their team. Reporting into the Senior FBP, this role will provide a breadth of exposure and the opportunity to gain lots of experience through exposure in a fast paced and exciting company. You will be involved in the preparation of monthly management accounts alongside getting exposure to departmental and wider business projects.

Salary: £30-35k DOE

Responsibilities include:
  • Develop, prepare and produce management accounts and weekly transport/warehouse reports for each business, which are accurate and fit for purpose;
  • Continually review, and implement improved financial control procedures, systems and processes within each Accounts Department to ensure an effective and efficient service is being delivered;
  • Provide timely and accurate information / reports to enable the Senior Management Team and departments to make informed strategic and operational decisions, highlighting any areas of concern;
  • Assist in the annual statutory audit to certify that all processes, procedures and legislative requirements are being adhered to; 
  • Assist with formulating budgets and forecasts to meet each business’s and group financial and strategic targets;
  • Lead on the completion of all year-end procedures in accordance with legislative requirements and group processes;
  • Provide advice and analysis on operational efficiencies, potential projects and new contracts to ensure they are cost effective and within budget;
  • Weekly cashflow forecasting and highlighting any risks
  • Develop and ensure production of Warehouse efficiency, labour utilisation and other sector KPIs, to help drive forward the business and support operations overall performance.
  • Provide site operations and management with financial information, then form part of the management team making considered and structure decision about ongoing and future operations.
  • Have a regular site presence at operations covered by the role, building relationships and giving any required financial advice and support. 
Experience & Skill Requirements:
  • Part-qualified (ACCA /ACA/ CIMA) with experience in a Management Accountant role.
  • Experience with Excel to intermediate level is essential and experience with Sage 200 would be beneficial
  • Strong numeracy skills and attention to detail and accuracy in all outputs.
  • Strong commercial acumen
  • Good communicator with the ability to build relationships at all levels
  • Proactive and resilient self-starter, a team player, passionate and motivated with the ability to inspire others around them
If you would like to hear more about this role, please get in touch with Harriett Busby at Axon Moore