Management Accountant

Management Accountant

  • Location

    Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £38000.00 - £44000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jess Brannigan

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Gleeson Recruitment Group are supporting a global manufacturing firm with a HQ based in Burton on Trent and assisting with their need to appoint a Management Accountant on a permanent basis. Depending on experience the successful Management Accountant can expect a salary between £38,000 - £44,000 per annum.

The primary purpose of the role is to report both local and group accounts, support with operation decision making and long term business strategies.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Management Accountant to join a successful and stable organisation.

This role is an integral part of the Management Accounts team, with the responsibility for the following types of key management accounting activities:

  • Compilation and review of expenditure to assist in the preparation the monthly management reporting pack
  • Preparation and review of strategic and single year budgets, periodic reviews and forecasts
  • Calculation and analysis of monthly variances for actual / forecast, versus previous forecast, annual budget and previous year
  • Support of management, through provision of relevant, targeted information, analysis and advice
  • Ensure financial procedures and processes are followed strictly in order to safeguard the company results and financial assets
  • Be able to assist / support the whole Finance team, by sharing ideas and being a positive influence on the way the department operates


  • Part / Fully qualified ACCA, ACA or CIMA


  • Experience of working within an accounting role within a commercial organisation. Large corporate organisation is highly desirable


  • Must possess a sound technical accounting knowledge
  • Able to demonstrate strong analytical skills and understand / interpret information quickly
  • Requires excellent communication skills, with the ability to easily connect with people at different levels in different functions.
  • Must be able to negotiate and influence, whilst maintaining a strong working relationship
  • Highly IT literate, including a high proficiency in MS Excel. Experience of SAP highly desirable.



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