Management Accountant

Location: Paignton, Devon
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Reference: BBBH1106_1578478297
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Gap professional are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client who are looking for a Management Accountant.

Job: Permanent
Location: Paignton
Hours of work: Monday to Friday 37.5hours
Salary: £27,000 - £32,000pa

The role is varied, with daily entries/reports into the purchase/sales ledger/fixed asset registers using various accounts packages. Reporting directly to the Group Financial Controller, you will ideally have experience of leading a small team, yet also being an excellent team player


  • Reconciliation responsibilities for bank and control accounts
  • Prepare data and reports for distribution to both internal and external parties (e.g. Auditors, ONS, HMRC)
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts, including processing journals and investigate variances
  • Analysing month and year to date performance, reporting on any variances to budget and forecast
  • Lead role in reviewing and updating product costings
  • Timely and accurate preparation and submission of quarterly VAT returns and monthly Intrastat and EC sales returns
  • Overseeing weekly and monthly payroll
  • Preparation of cash flow forecast
  • Improvement and monitoring of internal processes and controls
  • Managing a team of 4-5


  • A part qualified CIMA candidate, working towards either Management or Strategic levels
  • Supporting relevant degree and/or AAT qualification
  • Advanced excel skills essential and PowerBI skills an advantage to aid in improving the timelines and accuracy of financial/management reporting
  • Able to perform well working to tight deadlines
  • Payroll experience an advantage
  • Management experience as will be managing a team of 5 (essential)


  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • 23 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays
  • Large Canteen

Closing date is 3rd February 2020

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