Management Accountant


£40000 - £45000 per annum


United Kingdom,--Blackburn

Job Type



Management Accountant

£45,000pa DoE


Do you want to be part of a business with a presence throughout Europe, offering sustainable and innovative solutions. If you're seeking to advance your career in a dynamic environment within a family-owned company that values respect, commitment, and sustainability, then you belong with us.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious finance professional to spearhead accurate and insightful financial reporting. If you're passionate about numbers, meticulous with details, and thrive on continuous improvement, we invite you to apply.

Responsibilities include:

  • Collaborating closely with the Head of Finance to develop board packs, fostering accountability and aiding decision-making.
  • Generating management accounts, conducting variance and trend analysis.
  • Monitoring and reporting on monthly stock audits, identifying discrepancies and potential shortages.
  • Ensuring monthly balance sheet reconciliations are accurate, investigating differences.
  • Investigating manufacturing variances and assisting with audits and statutory accounts.
  • Producing weekly sales reports, aligning with forecast/budget.
  • Preparing quarterly VAT/Plastic Packaging returns and enhancing accounting processes.
  • Taking ownership of product costings and contributing to cashflow statements.
  • Developing profitability reports for customers and products.
  • Overseeing Credit Control/Purchase Ledger management and providing cover for annual leave.

Successful Candidate:

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified with relevant professional experience.
  • Previous exposure to month-end duties, including reconciliation and variance analysis.
  • Driven to develop and learn, with meticulous attention to detail.
  • Strong team player with excellent communication skills.
  • Analytical thinker with problem-solving capabilities.

For a confidential chat please call me Peter on 01772 278078

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