Management Accountant

Date: 21 Nov 2023

Location: Wellingborough, GB

Company: GXO Logistics

Are you ready for the next step in your finance career? Perhaps you are a Management Accountant looking for that next challenge? Does the sound of looking after two contracts with endless opportunities excite you? Then look no further!


Here at GXO, we are currently recruiting for a Management Accountant to join our growing team on the Costa & Whitbread contract. Being based out of either our Wellingborough or Trafford Park, Manchester location, you will be working on an open book basis across two contracts, while being responsible for delivering financial reporting including weekly costings, monthly accounts, and balance sheet reconciliations in an efficient and consistent manner.


This is a full-time, permanent position, predominately working Monday – Friday, 09:00 – 17:00, with some potential of hybrid working!


Pay, benefits and more:


We’re looking to offer a salary of up to £40,000.00 per annum, and 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays). Your benefits package includes, a company sponsored pension scheme, private medical & dental insurance, a 24/7 online GP service, life assurance and a fully comprehensive employee assistance programme. You’ll also have access to our MyBenefits platform offering a variety of high street discounts, a cycle to work scheme, cashback cards, a saving scheme and much more! It is also worth mentioning, GXO are an ACCA Approved Employer and accredited by the ACMA.


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Preparing weekly and monthly financial reports to both GXO and the customer
  • Supporting the Finance Manager with the weekly flash report including assisting in the production of all budgeting and forecasting requirements
  • Continuously reviewing and improving all processes to meet operational and financial needs
  • Developing business relationships with our customer – both operationally and within the finance function


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • Ideally, you’ll have started your accountancy qualifications and you'll be part-qualified (CIMA, ACA, ACCA)
  • You’ll have solid experience in weekly accounting with the ability to work under pressure
  • Be confident and able to communicate at all levels including having the ability to challenge stakeholders
  • Logistics experience would be an advantage


We engineer faster, smarter, leaner supply chains.


GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work. GXO is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate, support and thrive on diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  We believe that diversity and inclusion in our business is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. We are Disability Confident Committed as part of the Disability Confident Scheme (GIS) and actively welcome applications from people with disabilities.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here.