Management Accountant

XPO Logistics
Milton Keynes
£30k - 35k per year
30 Sep 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Are you a management accountant, or a part-qualified AAT/ACA/ACCA/CIMA who`s always challenging the norm? Love nothing more than working under pressure and doing everything in your power to exceed expectations? You`re in luck An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Management Accountant to join our prestigious, e-commerce contract for House of Fraser in Milton Keynes, on a Full-Time Permanent basis. Because you`re already well-versed in everything finance (bonus if it`s in a logistics/warehousing environment), you`ll know that your role will be to ensure the integrity, accuracy and timeliness of the management accounts. But you`ll also have other things on your radar - you will focus on developing a strong partnership with the wider depot team as well as the onsite customer. You will support the Finance Manager and DC Manager on ad-hoc finance tasks, and be responsible for preparing the monthly accounts, monitoring and reporting on weekly costings, and preparing the monthly packs (including cost analysis). And there`s no dull moment, as you`ll also be tasked with supporting with budget and forecasting, balance sheet reconciliations, SOX compliance, monthly journal postings and liaising directly with External Audit regarding half year and year end statutory requirements. So who are you? Well for a start, you`ve been working in finance and you`re extremely resilient. You`re a go getter, always striving to drive for change, and keen to own your own development. You go the extra mile, you`re very logical with great time management skill. You`ll recognise the importance of engagement on site so you`ll be the first to put your hand up to take part in any fun at work and DC activities to promote the culture. XPO Logistics is on a CI journey, striving for Operational Excellence across all of our sites - this means that when we recruit we are always looking for individuals who can challenge the status-quo, think outside of the box and push our operations forward. Are you ready to challenge and be challenged? We are an international leader in Transport, Logistics and Freight Forwarding and established in more than 1,440 locations in 33 countries worldwide, employing more than 89,000 people across the globe. We offer 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays) and we also offer you the option to buy additional days. You`ll have access to variety high street discounts, as well as childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks. If you have what it takes to transform the future, with a company ethos of `you grow, we grow`, then we`d love to hear from you. All applications receive a response. This job was originally posted as