Management Accountant


£31000 - £32000 per annum + Plus + Plus + Plus


United Kingdom,--Wigan

Job Type



Management Accountant

Wigan or Leigh

£32,000pa DoE

Full Study Support

This is a brilliant opportunity to join an organisation that is a Top 100 employer in the UK.

You will be working in a dynamic, values led organisation, this role will be ideal for applicants with knowledge and experience in accounting who are passionate about development and innovation as part of a lively community.

About the Role

  • Preparation and production of monthly management accounts and reforecasts to agreed timescales.
  • Update and ensure compliance with the Colleges Financial Regulations and associated operating procedure.
  • Ongoing review of the College's Procurement Activity.
  • Assist in the preparation of the Annual Budget and Year End Financial Statements.
  • Assist with both External and Internal Auditors as part of the annual audit cycle.
  • Assist budget holders with understanding their budgets and development of commercial reporting.
  • Preparation and submission of quarterly VAT returns.
  • Annual review of course costing models covering both Higher and Further Education provision.

About You

  • Experience of working in a similar role.
  • Ideally studying towards ACCA or CIMA qualification.
  • An excellent working knowledge of MS Office packages, particularly Excel
  • Ability to work under pressure and with minimal supervision.
  • A keen team player with strong technical skills within management accountants and analysis.
  • Results orientated and focused to deliver on time with accuracy.

We offer a fantastic package of staff benefits including:

  • £32,000pa DoE
  • Full study support
  • Hybrid working arrangements with blended approach of office and home working.
  • 29 days annual leave entitlement plus bank holidays.
  • Wellbeing support including Employee Assistance Programme, Occupational Health, and Counselling.
  • Generous pension scheme (LGPS)/(TPS).

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