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Management Accounts

Company Accountant


Hamilton Woods Associates have been retained by a fantastic start up utilities business (SME) who are looking for a Company Accountant. The role will see the successful candidate working for a rapidly growing, award-winning, productivity, safety and wellbeing-focused technology organisation in a career-defining position.

The Company Accountant will working closely with the CEO and COO and will have accountability for managing the company finances and ensuring their internal control framework is best in class and ready for business growth. You will collaborate with industry-renowned leaders, offering an unmissable opportunity for an astute, financial accountant to accelerate their career.


  • Own the production of their annual statutory accounts and develop strong relationships with external auditors
  • Continual development and implementation of an Internal Control Framework that meets the current and future requirements of the UK Financial Reporting Council
  • Lead the preparation of monthly management accounts and support the leadership team in using the information to drive business performance
  • Manage quarterly VAT return processes and all Companies House and National Statistic returns
  • Reconciliation of bank accounts and focus on managing their cashflow forecast
  • Lead the production of annual budgets and work with the leadership team to update their multi-year business plan on an as required basis.
  • Lead the sales & purchase ledger administration and ensure that appropriate internal control are in place. Drive a strong focus on debt management from customers and ensure that vendors are paid on time.


  • Qualified by experience or an ACCA / CIMA finalist
  • Familiar with Accounting software such as SAGE or Xero
  • Able to communicate confidently with business leaders / owners / managers and external stakeholders
  • High energy, collaboration with a growth mindset, and good communication skills. You figure out how to get tasks done with maximum efficiency
  • Inquisitive nature. You want to understand the product and industry that they are working in, to help get behind the numbers

If you would like to apply for the Company Accountant position, please get in contact with your CV and current package details to alex@hamilton-woods.com

Management Accountant

Management Accountant – Part Qualified/Finalist

£35,000 p/a

Full time – Permanent

Hamilton Woods Associates are working with an exclusive client based in Leicester that are expanding within their broad finance team. The Management Accountant works across multiple disciplines and functions and therefore suits an all-rounded Part Qualified Accountant.

The role is responsible for producing accurate and timely financial processing, reconciliations and reviews, which form the underlying financial datasets for the business.

The role:

  • Prepare, reconcile and analyse monthly Management Accounts
  • Ensure the maintenance of effective and rigorous controls over all processes
  • Help to manage the workload of the service
  • Help migrate processes and upskill Accountants
  • Calculate bad debt provisions, accruals and prepayments
  • Process intercompany transactions
  • Calculate bonus/commission provisions
  • Capitalising assets and running depreciation
  • Perform reconciliations of balance sheet accounts
  • Assist in the production of financial analysis
  • Lead the analysis of ad-hoc problems for the business and the systems
  • Liaise with the Management Accountants on the budgeting and forecasting process

Required skills:

  • Part qualified or intending to become qualified (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent)
  • Good communication skills and the ability to build strong relationships with a wide range of stakeholders, internal departments and key contacts
  • Good knowledge and understanding of processes
  • Significant accounting experience in a fast-paced organisation

If you would like to apply for this Management Accountant role, please get in contact with your CV attached to alex@hamilton-woods.com