Role: Management Accountant
Location: Blackburn, BB1 2FA - Office Based
Contract: Permanent / Interim Available
Salary: Dependent on experience & Bonus Scheme
What will my role look like?
Our Finance Team is expanding and we have new opportunities available for Permanent & Interim Management Accountants'. You will be part of our country finance team and will be responsible for producing monthly management accounts. You will report into the Finance Manager and will work as part of a team alongside our experienced and knowledgeable senior finance partners & accountants.
What would my main responsibilities be?
Ensure that balance sheet reconciliations are prepared on a monthly basis, and that all balances are correct and differences investigated.
Support variance and trend analysis by site, by brand.
Production and posting of key journals including accruals, prepayments, accrued and deferred income.
Support the commercial finance team with information and performance analysis to assist decision making for local teams.
Develop robust processes and controls to ensure risks are managed appropriately in line with Group requirements.
Support in the production of accurate monthly and quarterly flash results for Financial Planning and Commercial teams.
Assisting in year-end statutory audit process.
Other ad hoc projects as required by CFO, Finance Director or Financial Controller.
Support the fixed asset finance team with information and guidance for project accounting.
Manage a team of two trainee accountants and assist in their development, taking ownership of your teams work and outputs.
To become the main point of contact for property team for financial support and queries on property accounting.
Excellent attention to detail
Excellent organisational and communication skills
Excellent knowledge of Excel
Ability to adapt and respond to changing priorities
Willingness to learn and be part of a team
Benefits & Rewards
EG Cares is our benefits & rewards scheme, it's our way of saying thank you to our EG family in recognition of the continued support and commitment you deliver every day.
Competitive Annual Leave - We know our employees work hard so we offer competitive annual leave allowances so you can enjoy well deserved time off work!
Work Anniversary Awards - We appreciate how loyal our employees are and to say thank you we reward colleagues when you hit milestones!
Employee Discounts - You will be entitled to 15% off our food-to-go brands and 10% off our retail stores, not only this our EG Cares platform entitles you to exclusive discounts at a variety of clothing / retail stores, restaurants, cinemas and much more!
Free Parking - We have free onsite parking at our Head Office in Blackburn which is safe and secure with 24hr CCTV!
Waterside Cafe - With the opening of our new head office we are revolutionizing lunch time with a state of the art employee area for colleagues to relax, dine and unwind. In house Chefs will freshly prepare meals from a large menu incorporating a variety of different cuisines which will change daily, and meals will be provided at incredibly low prices!
Employee Assistance Programme - Telephone counselling and confidential support for personal / legal / medical / health and wellbeing issues is now available 24/7 for our employees through our EG Cares Employee Assistance Programme!
Life Assurance -At EG Group, we believe employees can be their best when they feel supported and have benefit plans that give them security and peace of mind!
Learning & Development - We are committed to helping you develop new skills to be the best version of you!
Our People - You will work alongside our amazing employees, have fun and be a part of our family!
Free Eye Test - As a valued EG Employee you will be eligible to receive a free eye examination every two years!
Progression & Career Opportunities - We look to promote and progress our employees within the business and we are very passionate about internal progression! As the business expands it opens new opportunities for growth the opportunities really are endless with Euro Garages
Compassionate Leave - We care about our employees and offer 3 days paid compassionate leave
Who are EG Group?
We are leading global independent fuel station and convenience retail operator with operations at over 5,600 sites across Continental Europe, the United Kingdom, North America and Australia.
The group has enjoyed significant growth, with 2020 revenues exceeding $21bn as well as serving over one billion customers annually. Dedicated to serving the convenience needs of today's busy consumer, whether it is Grocery & Merchandise, Foodservice or Fuel, we have a global network of accessible sites where customers can stop and shop. Through our strong brand partnerships, customers can access various offerings across our network, including brands such as LEON, Cooplands, Starbucks, KFC, Subway, Greggs, SPAR, and Burger King.
Please note, the successful applicant will be subject to a completed DBS check which will be funded by EG Group.
Apply today to start your fantastic career with the EG Group! To apply please email a copy of your CV to with the reference 'Management Accountant'