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Assistant Management Accountant

Doncaster, Yorkshire
£25,000 to £35,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
Lontra, an innovative multi-award-winning engineering technology company, have partnered with Elevation Recruitment Group, to manage the extensive recruitment drive for the set-up and launch of their new £17m smart factory in Doncaster. As part of their core values, Lontra are committed to creating a diverse workforce, with an inclusive culture, where everyone is valued and able to participate, to achieve their potential as well as a focus on good work-life balance The new facility is based close to Doncaster Sheffield Airport, with excellent road and transport links. WHO ARE LONTRA? Lontra is a technology company delivering ground-breaking air compressor designs. With their headquarters situated in the heart of the UK, they are backed by world-class technical, commercial partners and supporters, including SKF, WEG, Beckhoff Automation, Yaskawa and National Instruments. Their flagship product, the Blade Compressor has been proven by Severn Trent Water to drive down energy costs by 21 percent. The business continues to develop new technologies and is expanding into new industries including, food and drink production, pharmaceutical manufacture, and water treatment. Lontra's CEO Steve Lindsey was a finalist in the prestigious European Inventor Awards 2017 and has assembled an expert team to drive growth and success. Our culture of doing things differently, encourages initiative and integrity. Good design, innovation, creativity and curiosity are at the forefront of our work. ROLE OVERVIEW: This role offers an exciting opportunity to be one of the founding members of the Doncaster team, to play a pivotal role in the creation of the finance function as a whole and focus on making each process as sleek as possible. The successful candidate will be capable of working as a core member of the Finance team whilst successfully enforcing new procedures across the department. RESPONSIBILITIES: Taking initial ownership over the PO/invoicing system including invoice processing; this process will be delegated in due course Provide a wide range of reporting to support understanding of business performance Improve transparency of numbers reported Monthly management accounts Balance sheet reconciliations Month end journals - accruals and prepayments Assisting in preparing budgets Ad-hoc project work Build relationships between Finance and other areas of the business (factory & wider business including the development team based in Napton) Project involvement with process changes and improvements IN A NUTSHELL: The successful applicant will become a fundamental part of the team, supporting all aspects of the finance department, looking after aspects of transactional and management accounts whilst also acting as a 'number 2' to the FD. SKILLS & EXPERIENCE: Previous 2-3 years of accounts experience Part CIMA or ACCA qualified (or desire to study) Good Excel and wider IT skills (including a willingness to learn and develop these) Good communication skills - ability to communicate appropriately at all levels to both finance and non-finance colleagues Good time management and organisation skills Positive attitude Professional and confident manner Strong level of attention to detail Flexible with a can-do attitude Proactive and inquisitive nature Elevation Recruitment Group are handling all applications, we would love to hear from you if you meet the required skills, experience and are looking to join a forward-thinking progressive organisation. Please get in touch today with a copy of your latest CV and a member of our team will make contact
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  • Job Reference: 705691077-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Elevation Recruitment Group
    Elevation Recruitment Group
  • Location: Doncaster, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £25,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent