Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

Interim Management Accountant


Reference: JM0039A

Type: Contract

Minimum Salary: £40,000.00

Maximum Salary: £42,000.00

I am recruiting an Interim Management Accountant to complete an 18 month contract for a well regarding business based in Northwich.You will be responsible for company wide transactions and processes supporting the overall strategic objectives. You will deliver finance and business performance, improving processes and output through simplifying tasks.



  • Identify financial risks and opportunities so that managers across the business can respond to them on a timely basis
  • Participate in projects based on providing expertise and support for improving business processes and procedures
  • Consult with managers across the business to understand requirements and identify opportunities to speed up and simplify
  • Continually focusing on simplifying and improving processes
  • Produce budgets for key financial metrics
  • Input into financial processes in line with controls and risk appetite
  • Provide variance analysis and trending techniques to measure performance against budget, forecasts and business cases
  • Support a continuous improvement culture focusing on costs and cash flow by contributing in joint problem solving
  • Produce periodic forecasts to enable managers across the business to understand the implications of current spend behaviours on the full year


Role-specific knowledge, skills & experience:

  • A professional qualification of CIMA, ACA, ACCA, AAT or equivalent
  • Knowledge of financial accounting, purchasing and management systems
  • An ability to deliver in a complex, fast paced environment
  • Excellent analytical thinking and numerical skills
  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills
  • Experience of having to prioritise to meet deadlines
  • Previous experience of supporting the delivery of finance plans


The ideal candidate will have worked in a similar role previously and will be available to start work with minimal notice.