Management Accountant (Kendal Depot)

Cornthwaite Group are one of the largest John Deere dealer groups in the UK with a proud heritage and an exciting future. We started out in 2007 with a single outlet and set out on a mission to grow the business to ensure long term stability in a dynamic marketplace.

Reporting into the Group Finance Manager, this is a key position within the Group that has become available due to an internal promotion. The successful Management Accountant will play a key role in the production of monthly accounts to enable management to have vital business insights to drive our ambitious plans for the future, whilst maintaining a high degree of stability and financial management of current operations.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts with variance analysis
  • Management of Trial Balance including reconciliation of control accounts
  • Produce month end and year end journals
  • Produce inter-company invoices and reconciliations
  • Management of Fixed Assets and Depreciation
  • Management of supplier incentives
  • Management of key supplier statement
  • Assist in the preparation of quarterly VAT returns
  • Assist in the preparation of quarterly consolidated Group accounts
  • Liaise with external audit in preparation of statutory accounts

Attributes we are looking for:

  • Professional accountancy qualifications at AAT level or above
  • At least 3 years experience as a Management Accountant
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic fast moving business environment
  • Excellent communication skills across all levels of the organisation
  • A positive mindset with good levels of self-motivation
  • Excellent MS Office skills
  • AAT Qualified (or similar)
  • Eligibility to work in the UK

In return, we will provide:

  • A structured work environment operating as a supportive team
  • Opportunities to progress your career at Cornthwaite Group
  • Generous holiday allowance including bank holidays
  • On-site parking

Job Type & Hours:

  • Full Time/ Permanent/ Monday-Friday (1 hour for lunch)


  • Kendal Depot


  • Dependent on experience

How do you apply?

  • To apply, please send your CV to

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