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Management Accountant

Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
Job Type
3 Nov 2021

An Employer That's a Cut Above…

Woodhead Group is growth orientated. With 75 years under our belt and an open floor, ideas are encouraged and our MD talks to everyone, we're all as one - a community.

It's the family-like environment that makes people stay. Driven by respect, collaboration, integrity, and the courage to innovate, our annual training budget per employee is more than double the national average.

Rewards and Perks…

Right from joining, you'll receive one-to-one training. We place a big emphasis on collective growth and support for individual progression, learning, and new challenges.

  • Training and career development towards professional qualifications
  • Opportunity for company progression
  • 25 days' annual leave, plus bank holidays; up to 5 more days can be purchased
  • Funded level 1 healthcare cover: dentistry, opticians, therapy, counselling plus more
  • The People's Pension - 3% employer contribution
  • Monthly employee feedback sessions, with business progress distributed
  • Annual company ceremony, celebrating achievements and individual contributions


To support the Head of Finance in improving strategic decision making, by collaborating with all functions to ensure accurate and timely data is used to analyse the numbers, report trends and management of financial reporting.


  • Group Budgets and Forecasts
  • Cash Flow Management
  • Management Reporting
  • Month End Processes and Reconciliations
  • Supporting Internal and External Audits
  • Supporting other Finance Team tasks as required


  • Group Budgets and Forecasts - Collaborating with Head of Functions to prepare annual budgets and monthly reforecasts
  • Reviewing, analysing and reporting on budget performance, providing guidance to ensure effective budget management across the Group
  • Providing a business partnering approach to financial management
  • Cash Flow Management - collating and analysing cash flow forecasts for review by Head of Finance
  • Working closely with Commercial colleagues to ensure integrity of cash flow data
  • Management Reporting - Preparing financial reports for various levels of management and providing relevant analysis to support business decision making
  • Continually refining and developing management reporting alongside systems development, to ensure reporting remains fit for purpose
  • Developing processes for identifying contractual risks and monitoring financial Key Performance Indicators
  • Month End Processes and Reconciliations - Management of month end close processes, overseeing the journaling, cost close and involvement in the CVR / WIP analysis and review process
  • Primary responsibility for ensuring all ledgers in Group companies are fully reconciled on a monthly basis
  • Day-to-day responsibility for financial processes in the Group's Joint Ventures and associated reporting
  • Overseeing VAT and VAT analysis
  • Financial Systems - Supporting the Head of Finance to ensure the financial systems are fit for purpose, continually improved and change implementation is managed effectively - guaranteeing the accuracy of the data
  • Supporting internal and External Audits - Acting as first point of contact when liaising with internal and external auditors

Please see the job desciption attached for more information and required skills and experience.

If this sounds like your kind of role - please click apply. If we find a an amazing person early on in the process applications may close before the deadline, so please apply early to avoid disappointment!

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  • Job Reference: 413664499-2
  • Date Posted: 3 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Woodhead Group
    Woodhead Group
  • Location: Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: £40,000
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent