Senior Management Accountant / Finance manager

Michael Page Finance
England, Lancashire, Blackburn
£45000 - £50000 per annum
Closing date
Dec 9, 2021

View more

You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Job Details

This is an opportunity to develop and progress within an organisation that is the largest manufacturer in its field. Partnering with global brands to offer outstanding service and support the business's exciting growth.

Client Details

My client is a leading local innovator that values their colleagues/culture and has successfully managed to grow year on year by offering great service and employing talented individuals.

Not only are they the number 1 in their field but they have recently acquired a number of smaller subsidies that will become part of the leading brand and support impressive growth projections.


Supporting the accounting team in establishing and maintaining business processes that will enable the accurate and timely reporting of management information and data analysis.

Liaise with department managers and commercial teams to provide periodic reports and analysis from the accounting systems to help them better understand and manage their associated business area.

Preparation of monthly management accounts P&L analysis with insightful commentary on variance analysis and balance sheet reconciliations to include accruals, prepayments, inter-company analysis, and journals.

Review the detailed VAT return reports to ensure all are correctly stated on the system and VAT return

Coordinate the annual budget and regular forecasts working with department heads, with support from the Finance team

Produce and maintain the Group's cash flow reporting and support the Accounts Payable & Credit Control functions

Assist with bank reconciliations

Respond to and action ad-hoc projects as required by the Group FD

Assist in maintaining internal audit checks on o to ensure processes and financial controls are being correctly adhered to

Support with the development of forecasting, reporting, and ERP enhancements.



Be an active and influential member of the team, working across the organisation to improve collaboration, communication, and effective working.

Demonstrates excellent time management skills, and the ability to multitask in a challenging fast paced environment

Fluent in all major IT applications including the Microsoft Office Suit.

Have a logical mindset with the ability to project manage and resolve complex problems

Job Offer

  • Fantastic development/ exposure
  • An amazing culture that works hard and laughs harder
  • Gym and discount clubs
  • Other benefits to be discussed


Michael Page specialises in the permanent, temporary and interim recruitment of qualified accountants. In fact, our organisation was founded to provide selection and recruitment services for accounting professionals and has been a market leader in this field for more than 35 years.

We have earned the trust of clients in industry and commerce, the banking and financial services markets and the public and not-for-profit sector. We also have an exemplary track record of completing assignments for everyone from small, boutique practices to the Big Four firms.

Many of our consultants have a background in accounting and finance – that’s real, grass roots expertise at your disposal. Combine that with the global reach you get from a company that has over 155 offices in 36 countries and you’re looking at a pretty formidable package. We are confident no other consultancy is better qualified to help you make that crucial, next step in your career.

Find Us
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert