Assistant Management Accountant


WHEELBASE Lake District (HQ)

POSITION: Assistant Management Accountant

LOCATION: WHEELBASE Lake District (HQ), Staveley, Kendal, Cumbria LA8 9LR

We are currently looking for an outstanding applicant to join our growing accounts team at our Lake District HQ. This is an exciting and newly created position due to organisational change and growth of our company.


As Assistant Management Accountant, you will be an instrumental part of the finance function reporting to the Finance Director. You will be involved in the month end routine, supporting the production of management accounts for submission to group level.

You will oversee the month end reconciliations of purchase and sales ledger ensuring all items are correctly allocated to cost centres, assist with preparing closing stock figures and reconciliation of COGS.

You will also be required to assist with budgeting and forecasting activities, provide support for external audits and cover other roles as required to process improvements, efficiencies, and financial controls.


With a forward-thinking working approach, you will be used to a fast-paced finance environment with experience of working to tight deadlines.

Experience within a product-based organisation is desirable and you will have the ability to quickly pick up new accounting systems and processes.

You will be a strong communicator and team player as you will be required to liaise with various internal and external stakeholders at all levels.

AAT qualified and part or fully qualified CIMA/ACCA or qualified by experience to this level.

Knowledge of Sage Accounting is required as well as strong excel skills.

HOURS: this is a Full Time, permanent position. Monday to Friday 9am to 5.30pm

HOLIDAY: 28 days

SALARY:  dependant on experience

TO APPLY: if you would like to apply to join the WHEELBASE HQ accounts team, please email a covering letter explaining the role you would like to apply for plus your experience and why you would be an ideal candidate to join the team, plus please attach an up-to-date CV. Email your application to

CLOSING DATE: Sunday 23 January 2022

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