Finance Shared Services

Management Accountant

Location: Salford Quays, M5 3TT (Hybrid working)

Contract Type: Full Time


Management Accountant

About The Team

Core Finance, Accounting and Reporting is the heartbeat of financial record preparation through the processing of financial transactions, application of accounting standards and preparation of month end reports.  We work closely with our Finance Business Partners to provide insightful financial analysis and ensure an accurate and timely financial position.

We welcome people with great ideas and motivation. It’s not just about what the team can do for you, but what you can do to the team. We encourage people to challenge and innovate on a daily basis.

About The Role

We are currently looking for a Management Accountant to join our Core Finance TalkTalk Business Team. The role is to oversee and provide ownership of the accounts for Virtual One, recently acquired by TalkTalk. We produce accurate management accounts in a timely manner. We also support our stakeholders in providing the story behind the numbers.

  • As a qualified or highly experienced accountant, you will be responsible for preparation and reviewing month end results, including balance sheet control and P&L analysis of Virtual One. 

  • You will lead on product area result production and are the first line of analysis and review, providing valuable support to the finance business partners. 

  • The role is key in understanding business performance and allowing the organisation to make quality informed decisions.

  • As a Management Accountant you will support and mentor our Assistant Management Accountants through their development and studies, providing you with an opportunity to hone your management experience for your future careers.

  • You will possess a ‘can-do’ attitude, with a high level of attention to detail, enabling the preparation of high-quality management accounts and insight into business performance.  

  • Through your work you will be responsible for identifying areas of process improvement and working with the Finance Managers design improvement and ensure new processes are implement that enhance controls, reduce manual intervention and drive departmental efficiencies.

What’s in it for you?

You’ll join a fast-paced, dynamic and innovative environment where collaboration is the norm and development opportunities are everywhere.  We want to help you to do your best work and make your biggest impact.

We'll support you through your personal development as you progress your career as a qualified accountant, developing your, communication and influencing skills and creating networking opportunities. We also offer flexible working to allow you to work dynamically and balance your work life commitments.

About You

  • You will ideally possess a chartered accountancy qualification such as ICAEW, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent

  • Strong Excel skills are a must for this role as you will be providing lots of analysis as well as monthly reporting

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with a proven ability to engage with a variety of stakeholders

  • Strong attention to detail and organisation skills

  • Excellent technical accounting knowledge

  • Prior experience in a finance position

  • IFRS 16 and/or 15 Accounting standard knowledge and application experience

As a recognised Top 50 Inclusive Employer in the UK, we know that diversity means success and innovation. We want our workplace to reflect the communities and customer we serve. Being inclusive is part of our DNA; we are all 100% human, and we create a culture where you can truly be yourself.

We’re also not your usual 9-5. We are a dynamic workplace and we want to talk to you about how you like to work.


  • My Wellbeing

    We want you to feel good at work — and not just because you’re doing great things for our customers. We run lots of wellbeing initiatives throughout the year.

  • My Products

    We offer all of our people free TalkTalk Fibre, TV and Phone (you’ll be helping us make them what they are, so it’s only fair that you get to enjoy them).

  • My Flexibility

    We all lead different lives and like to work differently, so whether it's working from home or starting and finishing your day later, we’ll give you the flexibility you need to do your best work.

  • My Benefits

    Think company pension scheme, private medical insurance, income protection and life assurance, plus all sorts of other benefits designed to make your life easier.

Finance Shared Services

Management Accountant

Location: Salford Quays, M5 3TT

Contract Type: Full Time