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Senior Management Accountant


Job Details


Steinhoff Head Office, The Globe

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time



Closing Date

13/06/2019 11:00

Senior Management Accountant

Steinhoff UK Retail, the parent company of Harvey’s Furniture, Bensons for Beds and Concorde Logistics, employs over 3,500 passionate and dedicated staff and trade from over 450 retail stores across the UK.  As a Business we are expanding and opening new stores in our Quest to deliver the Best Customer Experience.

An opportunity has risen for a fully qualified Senior Management Accountant (either CIMA or ACCA) with over 2 years post qualified experience to join the Finance Team at our new Head Office in Accrington.

Senior Management Accountant Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • Management of the month end process resulting in the timely production of an accurate set of management accounts.
  • Ensure that the full set of balance sheet accounts are reconciled and reviewed monthly, ready for review by the Finance Manager and/or Financial Controller.
  • Driving detailed variance analysis including cost centre reporting.
  • Ensuring that all fixed asset related transactions and accounting entries are properly controlled, recorded and reported, including any variances within these transactions to budget & forecast.
  • UK VAT and Intrastat Reporting.
  • Collating & preparing management accounts commentaries.
  • Oversee quarter, half and year end reporting including review of Group and Tax Packs.
  • Support Group Head Office with any queries they may have with regards to the results.
  • Implement group accounting policies, internal controls and other requirements.
  • Ownership, identification and follow-up of potential financial control weaknesses in the preparation of monthly management accounts.
  • Work collaboratively with members of the Business Partner community to promote and share business partnering ideas, learnings, experiences and best practice.
  • Ad-hoc reporting as requested by the Finance Manager and/or Financial Controller.


  • Either CIMA or ACCA qualified
  • IT Literate – Excel skills and knowledge of CODA or similar financial systems.
  • Excellent time management skills and be highly organized.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Able to debate issues and "stand ground" when appropriate
  • Experience of working in a retail/service environment
  • Proven track record of driving change and improving business processes.

Personal attributes:

  • Self-motivated & able to work on own initiative
  • Well-developed decision-making ability
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Well-developed organizational abilities – self and others
  • Enthusiastic in approach.

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