Management Accountant - 12 month contract

  • Location

    Eastleigh, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Engineering

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000 - £48000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jack Birch

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Client:

    Michael Page

A varied management accounting role to act as maternity cover for 12 months, responsible for most aspects of reporting, management and some financial accounting.

Client Details

Our client are a manufacturing business and part of a larger Group.


Key responsibilities will include:

  • Production of the monthly management accounts and management reporting pack
  • Reporting in accordance with the corporate timetable
  • Providing ad hoc analysis on P&L or Balance Sheet accounts
  • Supporting the reconciliation of all balance sheet accounts, liaising with other departments where appropriate
  • Dealing with assigned supplier invoice queries and assisting the Shared Service Centre, based abroad, where relevant
  • Conducting validation and cleansing of ERP data
  • Supporting the production of legal, statutory and regulatory returns
  • Liaising with stakeholders to ensure the Finance team provides an excellent service to the business
  • Ad hoc support to the Finance team


The successful candidate will:

  • Be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)
  • Demonstrate experience in a comparable, broad management accounting role
  • Possess strong analytical and excellent IT skills, in particular Excel
  • Ideally be familiar with the manufacturing and/or engineering sector
  • Be available within a maximum of one months' notice

Job Offer

Our client is offering the opportunity to join their successful organisation on a 12 month contract basis with a prompt start date. Whilst a salaried FTC is preferred, candidates preferring to operate via a daily rate (circa £200-250) will also be considered.