Role details

Commercial Management Accountant

Milton Keynes   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Commercial Accountant role supporting operations
  • Responsible for month end, product costing and variance analysis

About Our Client

Our client are a successful, fast growing food manufacturing business based in Milton Keynes, supplying all of the UK supermarkets with several product ranges. Sales have grown dramatically in recent years, the product range is constantly expanding and there is the potential for continued strong growth.

Job Description

Michael Page Finance are pleased to be partnering with a successful, fast growing SME business based in Milton Keynes on the recruitment of an exciting newly created Commercial Management Accountant position. The Commercial Management Accountant will report into the Financial Controller and will be responsible for managing the month end process and for supporting the operations of two manufacturing sites; one in Milton Keynes and one in Scotland.
 
The responsibilities of the Commercial Management Accountant will include:
  • Responsible for the costing function throughout the company.
  • To create and ensure costings are accurate which will include rewriting current spreadsheets or introducing programs and systems.
  • Monitoring the costing model, comparing to actual results to ensure costings are reliable.
  • Take control of the product database.
  • Support the sales team with their customer P&Ls and data for customer meetings/negotiations.
  • Evaluate the effect of selling price/cost changes on margin.
  • Take ownership of the main month end sales report. This pulls together actual, forecast and comparative data by customer. Produces summary of products & Kgs sold and %'s
  • Assist with the preparation of the monthly management accounts
  • Amend/create various excel spread sheets/reports
  • Some travel to Scotland will be required

The Successful Applicant

You will be a qualified accountant (CIMA, ACCA, ACA) with experience in manufacturing and particularly product costing and costing models. We will also accept applications from candidates who are qualified by experience who have relevant manufacturing and costing experience. You must be prepared for some limited travel to Scotland.

What's on Offer

A competitive basic salary and package are on offer dependant on relevant industry and commercial experience.

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