Management Accountant - Part Qualified - Newcastle upon Tyne

Up to 35k + Bonus

Date Posted: Tuesday 19 September 2023

About the role;

As a Management Accountant, you will play a crucial role in supporting the finance department's day-to-day operations. You will work closely with the Finance Manager and the rest of the Finance Team to help drive financial performance, analyse data, and provide key insights that contribute to informed decision-making.
We are looking for someone part qualified for this role, TSG will provide support and funding to allow you to complete your qualification.
This is a home-based role with regular travel to our Head Office in Gateshead required for team collaboration time.
Who are we?
TSG (Technology Services Group) are a Managed IT Services provider servicing businesses UK Wide. At TSG our people have a passion for delivering exceptional customer service, something which is proven in our consistent world class NPS score of +80. Our values are Team TSG, Service Excellence and Shared Growth, these sit at the core of our business helping us to achieve our mission.
Why should I work for TSG?
It is our people that make TSG what it is and a great place to work. We put a lot of work in to creating a trusted, open, fair culture and as a result, we have been named as one of the ‘UKs Top 100 Best Large Companies’ and one of the ‘Top 50 Technology Companies’ to work for. In addition, we have been awarded a 2 star accreditation for ‘Outstanding’ employee engagement. 
Here’s why;  
  • Our open and honest culture where feedback is taken on-board and acted upon
  • The monthly wellbeing check-ins we complete with all staff and the support provided off the back of those where needed
  • Our social events. In addition to regular virtual quizzes and other ad hoc team building events, we launched the very first ‘TSG Festival’ in 2021, Team TSG’s feedback was so positive that we have decided to make it a yearly event  
  • Two paid CSR days per annum that you can use towards giving something back
  • Our charity fundraising - TSG have raised over £20,000 in the last 2 years for our current chosen charity Mental Health UK. We have also recently launched our very own ‘TSG Foundation’
  • Our responsibility as a business to the environment as we are working towards becoming a net carbon zero business
  • Flexible working policy
  • Relaxed dress policy
  • Excellent progression opportunities, training and support, including recognised qualifications
Job responsibilities will include, but are not limited to;
  • Prepare accurate and timely financial reports, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
  • Assist in the annual budgeting and quarterly forecasting processes, collaborating with various departments to gather data and provide analysis.
  • Conduct detailed variance analysis to identify trends, discrepancies, and areas of improvement, and provide recommendations to management.
  • Analyse costs and expenses, tracking cost drivers, and identifying opportunities for cost savings and efficiency improvements.
  • Support the month-end and year-end closing processes, ensuring all financial transactions are accurately recorded and reconciled.
  • Assist in ensuring compliance with relevant financial regulations, accounting standards, statutory reporting, and tax laws.
  • Collaborate with external auditors and internal teams to facilitate the annual financial audit, ensuring all necessary documentation and information are provided accurately and on time.
  • Provide ad-hoc support, analysis and reporting as required by senior management.
  • Continuously seek opportunities to streamline financial processes and enhance efficiency within the finance department.
Knowledge, Skills & Experience;                       
  • Part-qualified accountant (ACCA, CIMA, or equivalent) with progress towards full qualification.
  • Previous experience in a finance role, ideally in a technology services or similar industry.
  • Proficiency in using financial software and MS Excel for data analysis. – Experience with MS Dynamics 365 Business Central (BC), or Microsoft NAV would be an advantage.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite. 
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Attention to detail and a commitment to accuracy.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Company bonus scheme
  • 25 days annual leave + public holidays
  • Life assurance 4 x Salary
  • Contributory pension scheme at 4% matched
  • Perkbox discounts
  • Paid CSR Days
  • Company sick pay
  • Income protection cover
  • Enhanced Maternity and Paternity pay
  • Home-based and hybrid opportunities
  • Long service benefits including increased annual leave accrued with service
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee recognition scheme
If this sounds like the role for you, please apply today to be considered.