Company Details and Job Overview:
A Group of businesses in Blackpool are looking to recruit a new Management Accountant within one of their sizeable business units. This is an interesting and varied role which gives excellent exposure to continual improvement initiatives and as such offers lots of opportunity to add value to the finance function and wider business.
Key Benefits/ Rewards on Offer:
• A competitive starting salary
• Working hours 9am-5pm Monday to Friday on site in their Blackpool based offices (just off M55 junction)
• 22 days annual leave entitlement rising to 25 days + an additional day off for your birthday
• Dress down Fridays
• Discount schemes
• Company pension
Your New Role as Management Accountant:
The new Management Accountant will report to an engaging Head of Finance who is a keen mentor and will commit to providing ongoing support and training. In this role, there will be a strong emphasis on implementing new and improved procedures and controls, therefore an inquisitive and systems orientated individual would suit this role well.
Duties will include:
• Maintain monthly management accounts for associated business entities
• Production of annual budgets
• Support with forecasting
• Calculate variances from the budget
• Provide financial analysis as required
• Payroll processing
• Liaising with various departmental heads to deliver and financial insight and advice
Experience & Qualifications Required to Apply:
The ideal candidate will be an experienced Management Accountant comfortable working within a fast-paced and complex but interesting business structure. You will be analytically minded with good systems skills including MS Excel (pivot tables, VLookups, SUMIFS), and knowledge of Xero is desirable but not essential. With a forward thinking approach to your work, you will enjoy providing recommendations for improved processes within finance, receiving ongoing support from the Head of Finance.
This vacancy is being handled by Rachel Holland at Kenton Black Finance.
Kenton Black Finance operate across the UK as a market leading recruitment partner, specialising in the attraction of finance talent across both permanent and interim requirements. With a team of dedicated experts, each with longevity operating in the finance arena, we maintain a proven track record and have established partnerships with businesses both large, small and those in their infancy. As market leaders, we provide recruitment solutions from entry level finance to directorship professionals. Operating from local offices in Preston, Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Birmingham and Glasgow, Kenton Black Finance remain a dynamic and effective recruitment partner who represent and attract only the finest finance talent in the local area and across the UK.