Management Accountant

Job Category : HR, Admin & Finance
Job Title : Management Accountant
Duration : Permanent Full-time
Region : Staffordshire
Town : Stoke-on-trent
Salary : £30-35k
Posted : 01/12/2016

Optima Plus are exclusively representing a Utilities business with the recruitment of a Management Accountant. This is a newly created role due to expansion and would suit an individual who is looking to join a forward thinking organisation experiencing significant growth.

Working closely with the Financial Controller and two other Management Accountants you will be responsible for producing the management accounts for a specific part of the business whilst providing commercial insight to non-finance stakeholders.

The role of the Management Accountant will be to ensure timely and accurate delivery of all the Management Accounts along with additional responsibility of projects.

Duties will include but not limited to:

  • Preparation and presentation of the monthly management accounts
  • Carry out analysis on management accounts
  • Carry out monthly balance sheet reconciliation
  • Preparation of year-end accounts and external audit
  • Cash flow forecast
  • Prepare and present the financial analysis
  • Prepare finance reports with commentary
  • Manage the financial reporting of on-going projects


This role will suit an individual with advanced Excel skills, ideally professionally qualified although candidates who are AAT qualified or qualified by experience will be considered. In addition, candidates must possess good working knowledge of Sage Line 50, prior experience of working within a  manufacturing/engineering/utilities type business and proven experience of producing a full set of management accounts and supporting financial reports to a senior board of directors.

For further information please contact Kerri-Ann Hargreaves.

Job Ref : Management Accountant
Start Date : ASAP
Contact Details :


Optima Nursing & Care Service LTD
9 & 10 Ridge House,
Ridge House Drive,
Festival Park,

Office: +44 (0) 1782 409 333
Fax: +44 (0) 1782 631 991