Management Accountant

  • Vacancy Title
  • Management Accountant
  • Company
  • Vp plc
  • Division
  • Hire Station
  • Location
  • Long Eaton Shared Service Centre
  • Closing Date
  • 08/03/2021
  • Job Description
  • With more than 60 years’ experience in the plant and equipment hire industry, Vp plc is renowned and respected for its technical excellence, service innovation and customer focus. We have seen a radical re-engineering of group activities with a move from a broadly based plant hire enterprise to specialist equipment outsourcing businesses, which has proved very successful.

    The group currently comprises 6 business divisions: Groundforce & TPA Roadways; UK Forks; Airpac Bukom Oilfield Services; Hire Station, Torrent Trackside and TR Group. The head office is located at Central House in Harrogate.

    Our businesses offer the rental and sale of specialist products and associated services to a diverse range of end markets, including construction, civil engineering, rail, water, oil and gas, outdoor events and housebuilding.

    Our Long Eaton Shared Service Centre currently has a vacancy for a Management Accountant to join their team. The successful applicant will provide robust and continuously improving accounting and management information, to the businesses using the shared service centre.

    To be successful in this role you will be part qualified in a qualification such as ACCA or CIMA, and you may already be AAT qualified or similar. We are requiring 1-3 years’ experience in a Management Accounting, Financial accounting or Record to Report role.

    Skills required:


    • Positive attitude and desire to take responsibility for quality of customer service provided.
    • Ability to work independently, take initiative, switch between tasks, set priorities and see projects through to completion.
      • Clear evidence of working to deadlines in a time pressured situation.
      • A hands-on approach to achieving targets and hitting deadlines
      • Ability to work well with others under deadline situations and respond to change in priorities
    • Experience of previous process improvement in an organisation.
    • A high degree of competence in Microsoft Excel.
    • Good communicator at all levels


    This is an excellent opportunity to join Vp plc, giving the successful candidate exposure and experience of working with two of our business divisions in an ever evolving, successful and growing group of businesses.