Senior Management Accountant - East Leeds - ACA/ACCA/CIMA

Posted 17 November 2022
Salary £40000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Performance related bonus
LocationLeeds
DisciplineQualified Finance
ReferenceSS/36856/SMA
Contact NameSara Scott

Job description

Are you recently qualified and looking to work for an exciting, highly successful entrepreneurial company that can offer clear progression to FC level in the future?

This business are a UK leading brand with just over 40 years of experience, they now have multiple sites across the country and operate out of fantastic head offices based in East Leeds.

The brand have continued to grow and expand since they formed, and following a recent restructure across their finance function, they are now looking to hire a Senior Management Accountant to support the Financial Controller.

They are now looking to hire an ambitious, career driven and commercially focused finance professional who has the potential to progress to a senior leadership role within the next 2-3 years! 

***The role would be ideally suited to someone who fully qualified ACAACCA/CIMA with strong technical knowledge looking to move to a business where they can add value, improve processes and progress, or someone who is looking to make their first move from practice into industry after recently qualifying***


Reporting to the Financial Controller, the key duties will include:
  • Preparation of accurate Management Accounts
  • Preparation & posting of monthly journals including accruals & prepayments
  • Review and interrogate monthly transactional postings
  • Reconciliation of all the balance sheet
  • Assisting with the preparation of the cash flow forecast
  • VAT returns
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Assisting with the annual audit and statutory financial statements
  • Assisting with ad-hoc financial and business projects as agreed with the Financial Controller.
  • Assisting the FC in process improvement projects
  • Supervising and coaching the Accounts Assistant

The successful candidate will:
  • Be fully (or nearly) qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA - Essential
  • Have a strong knowledge of management accounts preparation - Essential
  • Have previous experience or knowledge of Sage  - Desirable
  • Have a good knowledge of MS Excel - Essential

What's on offer?
  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA study support (if required)
  • Performance related bonus
  • Full time office based
  • On site gym
  • On site parking and fantastic office environment
  • Clear progression opportunity to Assistant FC level