We have an exciting opportunity for a proactive and highly driven Management Accountant to join our team in Chadderton on a full time, permanent basis. To be considered for this role you will ideally be newly qualified in ACCA/CIMA, or near the latter stages of your qualification.

Sudlows, who work throughout the UK, have a growing portfolio of customer and partners. We have over 200 staff, and have achieved recent growth with ongoing expansion plans. Sudlows are keen to recruit candidates who will be part of this ambition.

The Role

The Group has plans for growth and is seeking an ambitious Management Accountant capable of assisting the Financial Controller with the production of the month end accounts and running the finance department. This is a newly created position with a level of visibility and exposure.

As the organisational Management Accountant, you will be in a pivotal role within the business, having exposure to the wider finance and non-finance functions. The successful applicant is to be encouraged to engage with Operations and Account Managers, to help drive finance’s exposure across the business. Your skills as an accounting professional and a commercial analyst will be utilised to show that the finance team is looking to drive the business forward and support all areas of the business to achieve this.

Key tasks and Responsibilities

  • Monthly Management Accounts pack with analysis and commentary.
  • Monthly & Weekly Revenue Recognition Analysis.
  • Costs & Variance Analysis.
  • Balance Sheet Reconciliations and audit preparation.
  • Project Margin Analysis.
  • Monthly Payroll including overhead analysis.
  • Cash Management.
  • Budgets and Forecasts.
  • Developing internal controls and process improvements.
  • Intercompany accounting and reconciliations.

About you

We are looking to hire a CIMA, ACCA or ACA qualified or finalist Management Accountant who demonstrates:

  • Desire to progress into a broad, business facing role.
  • Minimum 2-3 years’ experience in a management accounts focused role.
  • Advanced Excel skills and a mix of proven process/system improvement are desirable.
  • An understanding of Contract Accounting and any software experience is preferable, but not essential.

Vacancy Summary

We offer a competitive package commensurate with qualifications and experience to the right candidate including professional training and long-term career development opportunities.

Type: Permanent
Location: Chadderton
Rate: To be negotiated dependant on experience.