Vacancy details

UK | Swindon

This vacancy is now closed

Vacancy title
Management Accountant 6 month Fixed Term Contract (Swindon)
Business unit
UK-WPS | Finance
UK | Swindon
Closing date

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic individual to join our team in Swindon.

What you will do 

The Management Accountant will be first point of contact for all financial aspects of the company. Reporting to the Financial Controller, you will support the business by working with other department members to control working capital and cash flow, and ensure that all key financial processes are followed. 

The successful candidate will have high attention to detail and will prepare both regular and ad-hoc financial and management reports; control cash flow and working capital reports; manage accounts payable, receivable, and cash collections; as well as ensuring tax and other statutory requirements are met.

 What we are looking for 

In order to fulfill the role successfully the following are some of the key skills and experience required: 

  • Nearly Qualified Accounts Professional such as CIMA, ACCA or equivalent.
  • Demonstrable experience in a similar accounting role.
  • Understand project accounting and percentage of completion profit recognition
  • Control of balance sheets.
  • Experience with production and narration of management accounts.
  • Detailed analysis of revenue and costs.
  • Intermediate in Microsoft Excel (SumIfs, Pivot Tables, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • Good planning and organising skills.
  • Ability to prioritise workload. 

The role will be busy and, although there may be times that overtime will be required (e.g. to meet month-end deadlines) the broad spectrum of tasks involved will offer a wealth of experience to the successful candidate. 

WPS UK offers an exciting opportunity for someone who likes working in a fast-paced environment.  


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Thank you for your application, however due to the high volume of candidates applying; unfortunately we are only able to contact candidates who are successful in progressing to the next stage. If you have not been contacted within 14 days of the closing date please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications.