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Management Accountant

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Management Accountant Salary: £45,000k - £50,000k Location: Salford

Benefits: Flexible hours, hybrid working, sociable environment, company bonus scheme, company discount, pension scheme, health care scheme, free breakfast, early finish on a Friday!

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Management Accountant to join a close-knit team within a growing retail business based in Salford. You will be working very closely with the Financial Controller, being a key finance contact dealing with a variety of queries. They are flexible with hours of work and can accommodate start times ranging from 7am-10am! This is a 37.5 hour working week with an early finish on a Friday!


  • Take ownership of and produce comprehensive management accounts along with the associated reporting pack.
  • Conduct detailed analysis of variances against the budget and forecasts.
  • Reconcile stock and stock adjustments.
  • Produce and oversee the monthly accruals and prepayments.
  • Manage the fixed assets register and associated depreciation journals.
  • Perform balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Assist with year-end audit preparation.
  • Reconcile intercompany accounts.
  • Rolling P&L forecasting including integrated working capital model
  • Assisting with the annual Budget cycle and quarterly reforecast
  • Rolling Cashflow forecasting

What you'll need to succeed as a Management Accountant

  • Part qualified with 1 or 2 exams remaining.
  • Highly motivated and self-driven individual with excellent communication, problem-solving, and time management skills.
  • In-depth understanding of FP&A
  • Able to work independently.
  • Experience in a fast-paced environment.
  • At least 2 years of experience in a similar role.
  • Positive attitude towards work.
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Proven skills in Microsoft Office, especially in Excel and to be able to manipulate large set of data.
  • Great team player.
  • Have proven experience of working to tight deadlines.

Don't tick every box?

We encourage candidates to push themselves and to go for it! Whilst you might not meet all the criteria we're looking for, there are plenty of opportunities to develop yourself.

We also have additional vacancies like this one at a more junior and senior level, if you're not suitable for this position, we might have others that you'd like to hear about! Nothing ventured is nothing gained.

For immediate consideration please submit an updated CV to this advert, the client is happy to wait if the right person has a notice period.

What's next:

Candidates who are successfully shortlisted will be invited to a registration ahead of submitting your CV to the client. We will have a good chat regarding your career and how we can help.

The interview stage is flexible to your needs and will be a 2-stage process. We're happy to facilitate out of hours too!

Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Financial Planning & Analysis

Industry: Retail

Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per annum + Hybrid working + Bonus!

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Salford

Job Reference: YDL8OA-9527C315

Date posted: 25 June 2024

Consultant: Georgie Drinkwater

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