Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Reference: 13982855/001_1548752217
Contact Name: Oliver Summers
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 29, 2019 08:56

Job Description

A management accountant role based within a manufacturing business in Manchester, encompassing the usual responsibilities of management accountancy and the management of a team 3. The role provides great progression as the business grows.

Client Details

An established Manchester based SME manufacturing business, looking to expand their operations.


Management Accountant Respsonsibilities:

  • Reporting to the Finance director
  • All aspect in the production of the Management Accounts, must meeting tight deadlines
  • Prepayments, Accruals & reconciling accounts of all types, including Petty Cash
  • Risk management & Credit Control - Updating & applying credit control policy, as well as using reports to assess companies for credit worthiness for potential deals, also assessing ongoing credit limits for existing customers
  • Liaising with all levels of the business
  • Sales/Purchase/Nominal ledger journal postings
  • Involved with monthly payroll
  • Processing commissions for Export agents using pivot table
  • Raising payments & general banking including cheques & allocation
  • Reporting to external organisations, such as HMRC, NSO
  • Involved with the annual audit
  • Supporting FD in any duties as needed
  • Internet 247 & Credit Cards - Including monitoring, posting & refunds
  • London Showroom - Posting invoices & monitoring monthly figures versus EoD receipts & head office stats
  • Managing ad hoc aspects of accounts department.


  • Able to think both in terms of the finance team, and the overall commercial picture
  • Broad Minded
  • Good Numerical Skills - Including strong excel use
  • Action Oriented & Problem Solving approach - Willing to carry tasks to get the job done
  • Good interpersonal skills - Role includes interaction with key staff who may have a differing view on how to proceed
  • Adaptability - Thinks on their feet & changes to meet the needs of the business as it grows
  • Must be IT Literate, and used excel, word etc to a high level
  • Systems Orientated
  • Experience dealing with European banks a plus

Job Offer

A competitive salary, career progression and great Manchester location