This job has expired

You will need to login before you can apply for a job.

Interim Financial Accountant

Hays Senior Finance
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
GBP300.00 - GBP350.00 per day + £300 ro £350 per day
Closing date
4 Dec 2023

View more

Retail and wholesale
Salary band
£300 - £450 per day
Contract type
Full Time
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly office

Job Details

Your new company
A market leading national retailer based in Manchester.
Your new role
A key Financial / Management Accountant role, reporting to the Financial Controller. You will be responsible for:
The Preparation of accurate and timely monthly management accounts and value added reporting, including detailed variance analysis of monthly results to Forecast, Budget and Prior year with full Commentary on variances, giving complete insight into what is driving the variances. The calculation and journal posting of accruals, prepayments and allocations. Cash flow preparation and forecasting. The review and posting of the monthly payroll journals and analyses against budget. The completion of the quarterly VAT return. Responsibility for the whole process, accuracy and completion of balance sheet reconciliation, identifying risks and opportunities where possible. Supervision of an Assistant Accountant. Assisting in preparation of the statutory accounts and support on the annual external audit. Project work as required. The general promotion of cost awareness and a cost control culture, ensuring sign-off and authorisation procedures are strictly adhered to.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a fully qualified accountant, with experience of a similar Financial Accountant or Management Accountant role in a fast moving business. You will be highly IT literate with previous experience of ERP systems and strong Excel skills. You will be available to start quickly and happy to commit to an assignment of at least three months.

What you'll get in return
A varied and rewarding role, for an interesting business. A generous daily rate. Hybrid flexible working pattern, from office and home. The possibility of a permanent role within the business.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at


At Hays we invest in lifelong partnerships that empower people and businesses to succeed. With over 50 years’ success under our belts and a workforce of 10,000+ people across 32 countries, we’ve evolved to put our customers at the heart of everything we do.

From CFO to Newly Qualified, we work with talented finance professionals and match them with organisations where they can achieve a lasting impact.

So much more than specialist recruiters in accounting and finance, what really sets us apart is our knowledge through scale, deep understanding and our ability to meaningfully innovate for our customers. All our consultants have strong relationships across the industry and the support of our extensive global network. That’s why organisations of all types and sizes – from international blue chips to SMEs – trust us to find the people who can help transform their business.

So, whether you want something local or international, permanent, or interim, we have the breadth of coverage and the depth of understanding to help you find it.

We have specialist recruitment teams in the following areas:

  • Corporate Governance
  • Credit Control
  • Part-Qualified Accountant
  • Payroll
  • Public Practice Accounting
  • Public Services Accounting
  • Senior Finance – Qualified
  • Support, Ledgers & Bookkeeping
  • Tax & Treasury

You can rely on us to deliver today and help you plan for tomorrow


Sign in to create job alerts

Sign in or create an account to start creating job alerts and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert