Management Accountant

  • Permanent
  • Luton
  • Posted 1 year ago
  • £30,000 - £40,000 per annum
  • Applications have closed

An expanding business are looking to recruit for a management accountant with a well-established finance team. The management accountant will be involved with producing all the numbers at month end and support the Finance Director in preparing reports for head office and board meetings. The role will require someone with experience of working in a busy environment and someone that has experience in looking to improve systems, processes and procedures as the company have just implemented a new accounting package. The role would look for someone that is either part qualified (ACCA, CIMA or ACA) or is an experienced accountant with excellent excel skills. The ideal candidate will come from either a manufacturing, engineering or construction background.

The company are based in recently refurbished office in Luton and have consolidated another part of the Group into these offices. With an excellent FD who is looking to develop and grow the new individual into a leadership role, this opportunity is one that will help someone move into a Financial Controller role in the next 3 years.


  • Monthly management accounts
  • Review actual cost against budgeted costs
  • Review job margins and report on major variances
  • Improve and review month end processes
  • Review financial controls and processes
  • Liaise with Auditors at year end
  • Produce and reconcile salary journals
  • Deal with HMRC Queries and report on them to management
  • Produce and review cashflow forecast with FD
  • Review suppliers weekly and Sub Contractor payments
  • P11D’s, VAT returns and PAYE submissions
  • Monthly journals including prepayments and accruals
  • Ensure that balance sheet is fully reviewed and reconciled

Person spec:

  • Part qualified ACCA, CIMA, ACA or QBE
  • Excellent Excel
  • Ideally from manufacturing, construction or engineering background

Reference NLB1031