Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: 30/09/2019
Reference: 14015937/001_1559309517
Contact Name: Anna MacDonald
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 31, 2019 14:32

Job Description

The Management Accountant will be responsible for the completion of the management and group accounts and supporting the Financial Reporting Manager with statutory and other required internal and external reporting, ensuring the accuracy of reporting. Responsible for managing 1 direct report.

Client Details

A leading retailer and wholesaler, predominantly based in the UK but also with an International presence. Based in Leeds City Centre.


The Management Accountant will be responsible for:

  • Production of the Management Accounts Information
  • Working with the cost centre managers/budget holders to ensure all costs are allocated correctly and key variances understood
  • Assisting with the year-end reporting and quarterly reporting
  • Completion of tax packs
  • Acting as a system administrator for the various systems in the business
  • Support with the collation and review of information for the budgets and forecasts
  • Actively review controls and processes relevant to the department that require development and to implement change where necessary
  • Responsibility for one direct report


The successful Management Accountant will be:

  • Qualified Accountant (CIMA, ACA, ACCA)
  • Experience in a busy finance team
  • Strong attention to detail and critical self-review
  • Experience working in a team
  • Strong Communicator, both internal & external
  • Ability to understand the importance of change with also confidence to make changes
  • Organised & able to prioritise
  • Problem solver - can work on their own initiative to solve issues
  • Ability to challenge and influence at all levels of the business
  • Ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines
  • Enthusiastic approach

Job Offer

Salary range £35-£40,000 (doe) plus benefits