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Accounting Manager

Date: 04-Aug-2022

Location: Leicester, LEC, GB, LE7 1PF

Company: Steris Corporation

At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

Due to business growth we are seeking an Accounting Manager based in our Leicester offices.  This is a new position required to perform the duties of an Accounting Manager role within the Financial Accounting process for UK & International Finance



•    Produce Year on Year Plan/Forecast P&L and BS variance analytics at entity level.

•    Lead on entity internal and external audits, produce ETB and Statutory Accounts Disclosures and assist is the completion of Tax Packages 

•    Create analytical tools, reports from Khalix and Cognos to assist with accounting reviews or presentation of results.


•    Produce annual budgets for the finance function.

Working with Change

•    Look for ways of improving the process.

•    Assist with development and review of appropriate technology/software to improve process or functionality of current systems.

Team Working

•    Work effectively with Teams within the Financial Accounting Function based in Leicester and Derby; including General Ledger Finance Team, Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable.

•    Interact with Operational Senior Management Team, attend meetings and present financial data as required.

•    Involvement with ad-hoc projects working with Business Analysts where required.

•    Ensure that you have a full understanding of each area within your remit.

Required Experience

•    Fully qualified ACCA, ACMA, ACA or CIMA.
•    Previous experience in a similar role and corporate environment.
•    Advanced Level competency in software packages, to include Excel, Word and other Microsoft applications.
•    Advanced ability to present detailed financial data or performance results comprehensively to Senior Management.
•    Advance report writing ability including graphics and detailed analysis.
•    Ability to escalate issues.
•    Educated to a Degree or equivalent level. 
•    Self motivated and enthusiastic.
•    Excellent communicator.
•    Ability to work under pressure.
•    Questions the status quo.
•    Team worker.
•    Excellent attention to detail.
•    Good planning and organisational skills.

•    Exposure in international operations.
•    Problem solver
•    Car driver.
•    Proficient report writer in Khalix, Cognos.


STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics.  We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

STERIS strives to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.