Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bradford, West Yorkshire
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: JN 030281_1615483518
Contact Name: Sadie O'Callaghan
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 11, 2021 17:25

Job Description

Michael Page are pleased to be recruiting a Management Accountant for a large listed business in Bradford.

Client Details

The Group is a dynamic business growing both organically and by acquisition.


Reporting into the Financial Controller, the responsibilities will include;

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Balance sheet control account reconciliations (stock, debtors, creditors, payroll etc.)
  • Multi-currency bank reconciliations
  • Maintenance of the Fixed Asset register including managing and designing the capital expenditure approval process
  • Production and submission of VAT returns, plus any other statutory documentation as required e.g. Intrastat returns
  • Devising a robust monthly forecasting process, with reconciliation and comparison to monthly and annual budgets
  • P&L variance analysis and commentary, including payroll reviews
  • Responsibility for administering the fortnightly payment runs to suppliers
  • Interaction with operational managers to obtain explanations and provide management reports
  • Supervision of staff responsible for the maintenance of the purchase ledger, sales ledger and general ledger control accounts
  • General ledger management, including journal production and entry as needed
  • Other ad-hoc activities as required


  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified, ideally with some post qualification experience
  • Highly organised and efficient
  • Attention to detail
  • Proficient on Excel and able to master new systems quickly
  • Team player, able to partner with stakeholders in and out of Finance

Job Offer

A competitive salary + benefits within a large growing business with lots of opportunity to progress