Management Accountant

England, Lancashire, Chorley
£35000 - £42000 per annum
21 Jul 2021
28 Jul 2021
AS 21/7-3
Abbie Smith
Contract Type
Full Time

Management Accountant

Based: Preston

Salary: highly dependent on experience - 12 month FTC you must be immediately available to start or within 1-2 weeks max

Our client are a leading retailer/manufacturer based in the Preston area. They have expereinced exciting growth over the last 10 years, launching internationally and increasing turnover from £2m to £20m with plans to continue that over the next few years. Due to this growth, a number of roles have been created in finance over the last 12 months, having filled all those positions we are now looking for an Accountant to join the team on a fixed term contract basis

This is an exciting opportunity to work in a forward thinking, growing business where you can get really hands on and work under a supportive Head of Finance.


  • Supporting the Finance Manager in ensuring completeness and accuracy of gross margin
  • Validation and reconciliation of revenues including detailed reviews of invoices and credit notes down to gross margin
  • Validation of customer account balances
  • Validation of stock movements and period end stock valuation
  • Monitoring and reconciling cash inflows relating to deferred revenue
  • Validation of WIP
  • Monthly reviews of finance and data, reconciling duty, carriage and VAT relating to sales
  • Management of deferred revenues
  • Working closely with senior stakeholders to improve gross margin reporting process
  • Assisting with audit deliverables when required & ad-hoc projects alongside the Finance Manager


  • Experience within margin analysis is essential
  • Part qualified/qualified Accountant OR QBE
  • High attention to detail and strong analytical skills
  • Tenacious, able to multitask and want to be hands on in a growing, exciting SME

Please send your CV for immediate consideration!