Woodland Global are currently recruiting a confident Assistant Management Accountant for our Head office in Chelmsford. The Assistant Management Accountant will report to the Finance Manager and form part of the Finance team. As part of this team, the Assistant Management Accountant is responsible for assisting the Finance Manager in the preparation of accurate and timely management accounts and supporting balance sheet reconciliations.

About us:

Woodland Group is more than just a logistics and supply chain company. Independently owned, the Group continuously challenges itself and its teams to be innovative, quick to adapt, provide expert solutions and create opportunities for clients, team members as well as the business. Our culture thrives on a drive for excellence, opportunities to learn and develop, our diversity and relationship building, as well as our desire to bring skills and passion to a quickly changing and fast-paced environment.

What you will be doing:

To support the Finance Manager in all aspects of the management accounts;

Complete month end journals;

Ensure balance sheet reconciliations are ready for review;

Vat & Duty reconciliation;

IFRS16 leases reconciliation;

Fixed Assets Accounting & Prepayments;

Assist with preparation of monthly accounts packs;

Complete the monthly Internal Audit process to review stage;

Assist with audit preparation;

Assist and manage Company projects;

Ensure that good working relationships with internal and external customers are developed and maintained;

Communicate with tact, discretion and sensitivity to maintain confidentiality; and

Any other duties as required by management for the smooth and efficient operation of the department.

Work with the Finance Department to continually improve processes and business performance;

Support changes in the role necessary to take the department and business forward;

Work to achieve personal objectives set at appraisal and/or those set monthly or quarterly.

Achieving agreed individual objectives;

Understanding and adhering to all Woodland policies and procedures relevant to the role.

About you:

AAT Qualified.

Advanced Excel.

Multi-currency experience.

Experienced in Management Accounts and supporting balance sheet reconciliations.

Experience in a multi-entity environment.

Advanced Word experience.

You will need to live and breathe our core values, customer first approach, sustainability goals and able to work in a fast-moving environment with a great team of people. Naturally, you will embrace an inclusive working environment and be committed to acting with integrity and honesty in everything you do.

Why you will love working for us:

We have a new UK benefits programme based on what our staff asked us for! This includes...

Generous holiday allowance which rises with service.

Recognition awards and Incentives.

Length of service incentives.

Enhanced occupational maternity pay.

Profit share scheme.

Salary sacrifice pension scheme.

Life assurance.

Health cash plan.

Mental health and stress hotline.

Retail discounts and awards.

Discounted health club membership.

Real career opportunities.

Team bonding opportunities and events.

To be part of a fast-moving exciting company with a great team of people.

And much more…

We look forward to you joining our world where WE CARE, WE CONNECT, WE DELIVER.