Management Accountant

Optima Professional Services are currently recruiting for a Management Accountant to join a nationwide industrial & environmental business who are based in Northampton.

The Management Accountant will be tasked with overseeing and performing all aspects of management accounting and reporting for the business. You will also be responsible for ensuring the sales and purchase ledgers are always maintained and correct for the reporting to be accurate.

Duties include:

  • Providing management accounts monthly to the Finance Director.

  • Balance sheet reconciliations.

  • Cash flow management.

  • VAT returns.

  • Assist in the budgeting & forecasting.

  • Analysis on the company's performance.

  • Manage the day to day finance function.

Our client is looking to hire someone who has previously performed in a similar role and has extensive knowledge of management accounts. You will need to be up for a challenge, willing to learn about their business, can handle changes and transitions, has a broad knowledge of all aspects of transactional finance and get all the correct procedures in place.

This is the perfect opportunity for a candidate who is looking for a role that will grow with their experience. The business has a great culture and the managing director is keen to hire someone who they can develop and grow within their business.

You will be career driven, hungry to grow and be happy to work within a small accounting team. You will have a strong eye for detail, problem solving, strong communication skills with the ability to work with staff at all levels, able to think outside the box.

The client will consider candidates who are Part / Qualified CIMA.

You will also need strong Excel and Sage line 50 skills. Simpro experience would be advantageous.

Salary £35,000, 20 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays, company pension.

£30,000–£35,000 per annum

£26,000–£32,000 per annum