Our client a Peterborough based engineering manufacturer with a turnover of circa £80m are looking to recruit an experienced Management Accountant, with drive and ambition.

Reporting to Financial Controller duties will include:

  • Production of P&L, cash flow and balance sheet, including commentary on key variances to budget and prior year
  • Prepare month-end and year-end journals
  • Complete bank and all other balance sheet account reconciliations each month
  • Quantify and verify material monthly expenses
  • Carry out continuous reviews of working accounting practices and processes to ensure efficient and cost-effective operations
  • Preparation of VAT Returns
  • Provide substantiated insight on business performance to aid for decision-making
  • Contribute to annual budgeting and planning process through provision of historical information and trend analysis
  • Incorporate budget targets and variances into all management reports to better enable management to address shortfalls or lever opportunities

Requirements of the role:

  • Fully qualified accountant (CIMA/ACA/ACCA)
  • Dynamic, committed and experienced
  • Proficiency using the Microsoft Office suite
  • Proficiency using financial software systems
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and able to successfully communicate with people at all levels, both financial and non-financial
  • Highly competent, with solid commercial acumen


  • 25 days plus statutory holidays
  • Pension