Role details

Management Accountant

West Yorkshire   •   £34,000 - £38,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Well Known FMCG Brand
  • Qualified/Qualified by Experience Accountant

About Our Client

My client is a FMCG manufacturer based in W. Yorkshire with global operations in America, Asia, Europe and Australia. They are looking to recruit a Management Accountant to boost their team and increase productivity.

Job Description

Responsibilities of the Management Accountant:

  • Accurate reporting of spend within factory by partnering the finance team and factory manager.
  • Support with the completion of forecasting and budgeting in detail.
  • Work with sites to help them understand their financial performance through training and knowledge sharing.
  • Responsible for accurate costings for both sites.
  • Work closely with factory management team and deputise for controller as required.
  • Accurate reporting of Group labour variances and costs including explanation of variances
  • Provide accurate review of period end stock balances and provisions across Group.
  • Ensure the accurate completion of site numbers, which will require a "hands on" approach.
  • Ensure the IT systems for finance and reporting meets the needs of the relevant teams.
  • Work with factory managers to complete monthly finance reviews.
  • Review and sign off monthly forecasts.
  • Pro-actively work on continual improvement of factory performance by providing financial insight.
  • Ensure completion of month end to deadlines and insightful reporting provided on performance.

The Successful Applicant

Profile of the Management Accountant:

  • 2 years + experience working in a fast paced operationally focused finance environment.
  • Fully qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA).
  • Understanding how commercial changes can impact the operational side of the business.
  • Strong communication to influence at all levels.
  • Able to lead by example and use own initiative.
  • Proven track record of adding value and driving improvements.
  • Strong IT skills, specifically excel and use of accounting systems.
  • Proven track record of managing projects.
  • Flexible approach and ability to deal positively with change.
  • Ability to work under pressure and with efficiency and speed whilst maintaining accuracy.

What's on Offer

The successful candidate will be offered a competitive salary with the chance to progress.

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