Role details

Management Accountant

Somerset   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Management Accountant
  • Manufacturing

About Our Client

Leading food manufacturer with a UK wide presence and various manufacturing sites across the country, including Somerset.

Job Description

Reporting to the Finance Manager for the manufacturing site, the responsibilities of the Management Accountant will be:

  • To provide insight and analysis into site cost structure and make recommendations to improve overall site cost effectiveness;
  • To provide financial lead on operational site projects [Capital Projects / Energy projects / Wastage projects etc];
  • Key member of site middle management team driving continuous improvement.
  • Responsible for the accurate reporting of the management accounts monthly incorporating as much analysis and narrative as to bring the accounts to life for site management and external reporting purposes;
  • Work with the site management team to deliver cost reduction programs by provision of relevant trended monitoring analysis, and proactively find the most efficient and effective way of delivering value added information to meet the site management teams needs for cost management and decision making purposes;
  • Continually review financial processes and procedures to ensure the most efficient production of reporting requirements.

The Successful Applicant

  • Passed Finalist / qualified (CIMA, ACCA, ACA) with a strong background management accountancy in a manufacturing environment;
  • Exposure to ERP systems and manufacturing and cost accounting systems;
  • Experience of preparing periodic management accounts in a standard costing system with strong analytical and costing skills;
  • Must be a highly effective communicator both verbally and in writing;
  • High degree of self motivation, being able to work effectively without supervision;
  • Must demonstrate willingness and ability to work with others to achieve common goals;
  • Excellent PC skills - specifically advanced Excel, Power point;
  • Must have ability to adapt to change and meet strict deadlines.

What's on Offer

£38,000 to 40,000 plus benefits

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