NC Associates

Senior Operational Accountant // Perm // 60K – 70K inclusive of car allowance // Warrington // Well Established Local Company // Excellent Benefits Package //

I am currently recruiting for an experienced Senior Operational Accountant to join my clients Operational Finance Team based in Warrington. My client is a highly regarded local business who is looking for a a dynamic, self motivated and enthusiastic individual to be responsible for 5 direct reports and to work alongside the Finance Director and Sector Director to support commercial decisions using best practice.


  • Interpret financial performance of the business, identifying risks and challenges.
  • Capital Investment/Business Case review and evaluation and Board Paper submission making recommendations for approval.
  • Support of existing customer renewals and account development.
  • Support the commercial team and Sector Director with New Business tenders & customer renewals amd provide input, review and approval of tender and rate card proposals. Provision of customer profitability analysis and recommendations to the business.
  • Review of weekly profit & loss and KPI data for completeness & provisions of a business commentary including variance analysis.
  • Responsibility for the preparation of the annual budget and quarterly forecasts in conjunction with the senior management team, preparation of the Sector Budget Pack and present to the Executive team.
  • Develop a strong finance team, with regular team communication and focus on staff training, development and retention to cover succession planning at all levels.


  • ACA/CIMA/ACCA Qualified
  • At least 5 years post qualification experience in a customer facing role
  • Team Management experience
  • Business Partnering experience
  • Commercial experience
  • Working knowledge of property leases, commercial contracts and maintaining all aspects of financial discipline including management and financial accounting
  • Ability to challenge and influence people at all levels


  • Working for a highly successful and well established local business
  • up to 70k Salary inclusive of car allowance
  • Excellent benefits package
  • Free on-site parking
  • Full time Mon – Friday – 8 am – 5pm

If you have the skills and expertise required please submit your CV to Karen for immediate consideration or call 0151 203 0152 for an informal chat.