We’re looking for a new Accounts Manager

Job Title: Accounts Manager

Do you want to make a difference? This is an exciting opportunity to work for a company which changes people’s lives.

Christies Care lives by it’s values of “do as you would be done by” which applies to all its Clients, Carers, Healthcare Assistants and office staff.

We have been providing high quality care to clients across England for over 30 years. Rated as outstanding by the Care Quality Commission (CQC).

The position

As Management Accountant you will be responsible for managing our company accounts and our small Accounts and Admin departments.

The Management Accountant is responsible for:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts and weekly operational reports
  • Variance analysis
  • Monthly payroll
  • Line management of the Accounts and Admin Team
  • Providing supervision, knowledge and support to the Sales Ledger, Purchase Ledger, and Payroll Teams in the Accounts Department
  • Liaising with external stakeholders when required, e.g., the bank, HMRC and the external auditors for the Company and Group year-end audit compliance
  • Adding value to the company, e.g., in developing and improving processes, or identifying opportunities to reduce costs or maximise revenues
  • Making sure spending is in line with budgets
  • Analysing the Company’s financial performance and making longer term forecasts
  • Recommending ways of cutting costs
  • Working with all departments and the management team to help make financial decisions

About you

The Management Accountant will have:

  • ACA or ACCA qualifications with post qualification experience
  • Exceptional technical knowledge of Accounting rules and Tax compliance
  • Robust knowledge of accounting systems. Specifically, prior knowledge of SAGE 200 and Sage 50
  • Payroll would be beneficial
  • Proficient in MS Excel. Understanding and regular use of VLOOKUP’s, SUMIF’s and Pivot Tables
  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Excels in operating with minimal supervision within broad guidelines
  • Ability to coach
  • Ability to question, challenge and improve upon existing processes
  • Ability to manage and to work in a team in addition to having experience of establishing strong working relationships with colleagues from other areas
  • The Management Accountant will embody our values of: Do as you would be done by

What we offer

  • Family run organisation for over 30 years; our staff are welcoming, friendly and enjoy their jobs, which is very important to us
  • A genuinely good place to work: Christies Care is seen as one of the best places to work in the sector, the company lives by its values. We have been nominated as one of the best 100 large companies to work for by The Best Companies Survey
  • Flexible working
  • Career progression. We expect your career to grow as the company grows
  • Training and development; we have a clear training programme for all our managers, and we invest heavily in staff training
  • 25 days holiday, rising to 30 days after 5 years
  • Free parking
  • Wellness and mental health support
  • The role is part time; 21 – 28 hours per week. Salary is £30K pro rata

Christies Care is a great place to work because of the people we employ. Fun, professional and supportive, we want likeminded individuals who love to love their job. The work is very rewarding, we actively make a difference to people’s lives for the better!


  • Additional leave
  • Casual dress
  • On-site parking
  • Profit sharing
  • Sick pay
  • Work from home

How to apply

To apply, please send your CV to demi.winton@christiescare.com

For any further information, call 01728 605103

Job Type: Permanent, Part-time
Part-time hours: 21-28 per week
Salary: £30,000 – £35,000 per annum
Location: Hybrid/Remote in Saxmundham


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