Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

Management Accountant


Reference: JW0101

Type: Permanent

Minimum Salary: £30,000.00

Maximum Salary: £35,000.00

Heyland Finance are working exclusively alongside this market leading distribution organisation as they look to recruit a Management Accountant into their head office finance function in Wigan. The role holder will be required to assist the Finance Manager with the delivery of key financial information and will ensure the accuracy of various accounting information including payroll, reporting, finance governing and controls and assisting operations managers by providing key financial information to impact on commercial business decisions.


Key Responsibilities;


  • Production and timely delivery of weekly/monthly/tactical reporting across the site
  • Manage and lead the team to ensure the delivery of site financial services
  • Creating a management reporting network to provide a challenge to Operations
  • Creating and implementing a training program to create financial awareness
  • Review and document key operational procedures and document key control procedures
  • Supporting the finance manager with the production of the annual budget and quarterly forecast cycle.
  • Working closely with cross functional departments to ensure best service delivery
  • Represent the finance team at the weekly and monthly meetings
  • Drive forward profit opportunities on capital projects
  • Effective forecasting
  • Business performance reporting
  • Production and analysis of monthly management results, reviewing variances to flash
  • Driving forward cost reduction initiatives by influencing and building strong working relationships


Required attributes / experience;


  • Part qualified with 1-3 years hands on experience within a finance environment
  • Strong IT skills
  • Significant experience of using Accounting software
  • Sound understanding of the Finance function
  • A confident approach with ability manage and interact with all levels
  • Good commercial skills and thought processes
  • Good time management and planning skill