Assistant Management Accountant

Sellick Partnership
£24,000 per annum
12 Sep 2017
10 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Exciting opportunity for a Part Qualified Accountant to join a well-established professional services business in Manchester. With a heritage of over 100 years and a reputation for quality within their market, you will be contributing to the continued success of a progressively growing business. Reporting into the Finance Director you will benefit from their support, guidance and mentorship as you develop your career further and grow into the number 2 in Finance position.


  • Hands on with the day to day accounting and production of the flash reports
  • Prepare daily money and capital resources calculations
  • Calculate and post monthly management accounts, with detail P&L, analysis
  • Calculate and set up payment to agents
  • Prepare VAT returns and reconciliations
  • Prepare monthly/six monthly/annual FCA returns
  • Assist the financial controller on ad hoc projects such as system improvement and developing new reports
  • Cover for the financial controller and accounts assistant when required
  • Working to and adhering to strict regulatory deadlines
  • Ad-hoc Excel and VBa based data project work together with streamlining of systems and processes

About You

  • The successful applicant will be actively studying towards professional qualification (ACCA/CIMA) and committed to Qualification.
  • You will have gained broad exposure across management and financial accounting and have a strong appreciation of excel as a lot of your work and data analysis will be done within Excel.
  • Demonstrate a positive, proactive attitude with the ability to establish rapport and build relationships with colleagues in particular non finance personnel.
  • You will appreciate the heritage and traditions of the business whilst bringing a modern and fresh approach to doing things.
  • An interest and knowledge of the Financial Services market would be advantageous but not essential.


  • You will benefit from the support of an impressive FD whilst you progress through your professional studies.
  • You will also receive a competitive package with study support.
  • They adapt a professional but relaxed working environment and have excellent staff retention.