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Management Accountant

  • Location

    Stockport

  • Sector:

    Commerce & Industry, Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Consultant:

    John Thistlethwaite

  • Email:

    john.thistlethwaite@sellickpartnership.co.uk

  • Reference:

    JTHPH823476_1656688895

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-31

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Sellick Partnership have been engaged to recruit a Management Accountant for a market leading retail company, who have seen significant growth over the past few years, with plans for further expansion.

The Management Accountant will get the opportunity to drive change, business partner non-financial areas such as Sales, Operations, Marketing and IT whilst delivering continuous improvement across month end, forecasting and accurate reporting.

The business are keen on internal development, so a great opportunity to enhance your skill set and move through the business based on performance, whether this be on a technical or commercial front.

Responsibilities:

  • Weekly and periodic reporting, in addition to ad hoc reporting and providing support to department heads as required (including actual vs. budget, reforecast and prior year, with variance analysis and commentary).
  • Involved in the end-to-end period-end process, you will be responsible for a number of cost lines, which will involve posting journals and calculating accruals & prepayments.
  • Maintain balance sheet control through preparation of balance sheet reconciliations
  • Business Partner to non-financial divisions such as sales and operations, supporting them on building plans, controlling costs and periodic rolling reforecasts.
  • Involvement in the annual audit process, including preparation of schedules and balance sheet reconciliations.



As the Management Accountant you will ideally come from a retail or manufacturing background, with a real understanding on operational and commercial costs and how to increase margins and bottom line. You will have experience delivering end to end management accounts, the desire to work with the wider business and drive continuous improvement.

You will have a number of years' experience delivering month end, variance analysis and cost reviews coming from a qualified or part qualified (finalist) background in CIMA, ACCA, or ACA.

If you feel this Management Accountant position will provide you the next step and challenge in your career then get in touch with John Thistlethwaite at Sellick Partnership 0161 834 1642

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