Management Accountant

  • Job Reference: 12535F
  • Date Posted: 4 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire, England
  • Salary: £50,000 to £65,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Benefits
  • Sector: Accountancy
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: PERMANENT
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Management Accountant - Leicester

Our client – a rapidly growing manufacturing and distribution business based in Leicester – is seeking an experienced Management Accountant, who posesses Microsoft Business Central experience, to join its’ team on a full-time permanent basis.

Reporting to the Group Financial Controller and Financial Director,  the successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Production of monthly financial and management accounts to tight deadlines,
  • Supervision of a small team,
  • Control account reconciliations,
  • Accruals & prepayments,
  • Inventory controls,
  • Managing fixed assets register,
  • General ledger, incl. journal preparation & posting,
  • Annual Statutory Accounts
  • Assisting with Consolidations
  • VAT returns,
  • Ongoing systems develoment with Microsoft Business Central
  • Balance Sheet reconciliations

The Right Person

  • Qualified or Part Qualified ACA or ACCA or CIMA
  • Effective communication skills, confident in presenting financial information to senior management,
  • Proactive and able to work on own initiative with minimal supervision.
  • Able to fit into a dynamic and fast-moving accounting team within an ambitious SME business
  • Excellent planning, organisation skills and adherence to tight deadline,
  • Strong IT skills incl. Microsoft Excel (pivot charts / tables, macros, data models), Sage, Xero. Dynamics 365
  • Microsoft Business Central experiece is desirable


  • Appointment Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 (subject to experience)
  • Hours: Full-Time
  • Pension
  • On-site Parking