Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant

Function: Finance

Location: Pall-Ex Group Head Office, Leicestershire, LE67 1FH

Type: Full-time, permanent

Working Hours: 8:30/9:00-17:00/17:30, Monday-Friday


Pall-Ex Group has an exciting opportunity available at their head office in Leicestershire for two Management Accountants to join the Group Finance team.

Working within a team of eight, the role will involve providing the UK and international stakeholders with thorough management accounts and supporting information on a monthly and annual basis.

If you are data-driven, have a desire to make a difference, be a good team player and thrive in a busy working environment, then this could be the perfect role for you!

Find out more about Fortec as a business here:


Outline of the role:

  • Producing accurate and detailed monthly management accounts

  • Creation of board reports and slides relevant to each business within the Pall-Ex Group of companies

  • Balance sheet reconciliations

  • Weekly flash reporting

  • Financial reporting and performance reviews with key partners

  • Production of robust decision-making analysis and provide directional support

  • Play a crucial role in the annual budget and quarterly forecasts


Main duties and responsibilities:

  • In-depth analysis, problem-solving, variance analysis and highlighting key trends

  • Provide insightful information and support to departments heads and directors

  • Production of timely forecasts, and budgets to aide the direction of the business

  • Production and development of board reports and financial review packs

  • Production of an accurate weekly flash report that is continually updated

  • Reconciliation of balance sheets

  • Ensuring intercompany transactions are reconciled and agreed

  • Production of effective & decision making reports to agreed timescales and formats

  • Ensure a continuous improvement methodology is adopted within working practices

  • Assisting in the finance function to achieve its goals, ambitions, and objectives and become best in class


What you’ll need:

  • Be either a fully or part-qualified accountant, ideally though CIMA, ACCA or AAT

  • A minimum of 12 months experience as a Management Accountant and at least three years’ finance experience

  • Ability to examine, understand and report on large data sets

  • Must have experience in preparing management accounts and taking full ownership of accruals prepayments and P&L production.

  • Good communication skills and the ability to work well independently

  • Be a proficient user of Microsoft Office, particularly intermediate to advanced  within Excel

  • Be highly analytical, with strong attention to detail with a willingness to support all the different departments within Pall-Ex Group

  • Ability to multi-task within a fast-paced environment

  • Strong organisational  skills

  • A good team player with a desire to succeed

  • Experience within logistics or pallet networks is desired but not essential


Company Benefits:

Fortec Distribution Network is part of Pall-Ex Group, a leading palletised freight network operating in both the UK and overseas. We have built our company ethos of ‘Achieving Excellence Together’ over the last few years.

  • Competitive salary

  • Pension

  • Commitment to training and development

  • Reward recognition scheme

  • Hybrid working


Please note: Pall-Ex Group head office is based in Ellistown, Leicestershire where public transport is limited, so a full UK driving license would be valuable. Free on-site parking is available for every member of staff to utilise.

 STRICTLY NO AGENCIES PLEASE - We work with a carefully selected set of recruitment agencies, and we are not looking to add to our approved supplier list at this time.

To apply, please email your CV to

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