Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

Management Accountant

Wigan

Reference: DK/0040

Type: Permanent

Minimum Salary: £35,000.00

Maximum Salary: £40,000.00

Pension, Private Health

Qualifications: ACA, ACCA, CIMA Qualified


Heyland Recruitment are delighted to be working exclusively with our client, a highly acquisitive, rapidly expanding business close to the  Wigan area, as they look to appoint an ambitious Management Accountant. 

Reporting to the Financial Controller, the Management Accountant will be responsible for accurately reporting/supporting all financial information for a main division of this large, well established UK group. 
Main responsibilities include; 
• Preparation of monthly financial accounts to the required deadline. 
• Create variance analysis and insightful commentary on financial performance. 
• Communication of the monthly sales and margin performance to managers with action plans to address variances and improve results. Key input into commercial decision making. 
• Assist in the preparation of annual statutory accounts and tax pack to required deadline and liaison with external auditors. 
• Manage the forecasting process and explain any variances and provide action plans. 
• Preparation of the annual budgets 

The ideal candidate will be an ACA, ACCA, CIMA Qualified Management Accountant or equivalent who is looking to progress their career within a fast-paced business retail business. 

This role would suit a commercially minded finance professional who brings a clear and analytical approach to the accounts department. You must demonstrate an aptitude for improving existing processes and possess the interpersonal skills to challenge senior management in a constructive/concise manner. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a thriving business that invests in their employees and operates a promote from within culture.