Management Accountant

Nantwich Permanent £40,000 - £41,000
  • Great opportunity with one of The UK's leading distribution companies
  • Varied day-to-day tasks, with liaison with other disciplines within the business

About Our Client

Based in South Cheshire, they are a major distributor, who work with some of the UK's largest retailers to deliver reliable and efficient service.

Job Description

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts & monthly reporting.
  • To produce weekly departmental P&L's & compare to the above.
  • Produce detailed sales analysis by customer & department.
  • To help in the preparation of the annual budget.
  • To assist in the year end and ½ year-end financial accounts.
  • To support all areas of the Finance Team including Credit Control, Sales Ledger, Purchase Ledger & analysis relating to the Nominal Ledger.
  • To maintain the highest quality standards with due regard to the Customer's requirements and in line with HACCP, BRC and any other internal or external legislation / audits.
  • To be aware of and adhere to the Company's Health & Safety Policy, taking responsibility for the Health and Safety and welfare of yourself and others.

The Successful Applicant

Requirements and Qualifications: Must have ability to work in a team as well as being able to focus and work alone. Be able to work to strict weekly & monthly deadlines. Have an eye for detail and question when figures seem incorrect. The ability to engage with other departments to source information.

  • CIMA / ACA / ACCA Qualified Accountant (Role would suit someone newly qualified)
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • The ability to priorities deadlines within a varied workload.
  • Determination and initiative to ensure invoices are paid as required.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • A moderate to high level of proficiency in Microsoft Excel & Word.
  • Knowledge of SAP would be an advantage but not essential.
  • Previous experience in a Distribution role would be an advantage but not essential.
  • Team player with the ability to build and maintain relationships.
  • Time Management skills, the ability to prioritise workload as well as multi-task and work to tight deadlines.

What's on Offer

circa £40,000 salary

£2,000 bonus based on very realistic targets


25 days holiday + bank holidays

Steve Swallow
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Phone number
+44 151 255 3760

Job summary

Finance Manager
Transport & Distribution
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Consultant name
Steve Swallow
Consultant phone
+44 151 255 3760
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