Senior Management Accountant

Leicestershire Permanent £50,000 - £55,000 per year
  • Senior Management Accountant
  • Leicestershire

About Our Client

My client is a well established family business who have adapted over many generations as the markets have evolved. They pride themselves on a great product offering, they take great pride in their work and quality is a way of life. As an employee you will feel part of the family with their open and honest, trusting culture.

Job Description

  • Producing accurate and timely weekly and monthly management accounts and business KPI reporting
  • Production and continual development of weekly profit & loss accounts, monthly reconciliations and management information to tight deadlines
  • Preparation of weekly variance analysis
  • Preparation of daily material variance reports
  • Preparation of daily labour variance reports
  • Produce detailed margin by SKU reports with understanding of driver/root cause.
  • System development on a project basis
  • Maintenance of standard costing system
  • Deputise for the finance manager as and when required.
  • To support multi-site operations teams with ad hoc requests

The Successful Applicant

  • CIMA / ACCA / ACA (Qualified Accountant)
  • FMCG / Manufacturing background
  • Strong understanding of how a manufacturing business operates, and how transactions impact reported numbers.
  • Demonstrable working understanding of standard costing.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work independently without direct supervision.
  • An ability to solve problems using a logical and structured approach.
  • Drive to continually improve processes and seek new challenges.
  • Ability to work well under pressure, working accurately with attention to detail, and meeting deadlines.
  • Strong computer skills and knowledge of MS office products (excel, word, outlook & PowerPoint)
  • Knowledge of ERP systems
  • Highly numeric with string data and statistical analysis skills

What's on Offer

This is a great opportunity to be apart of a well established and well respected local business in Leicestershire. Whilst this is a site based role to fully embed yourself within the manufacturing operation, you will be able to work flexibly and make use of the great benefits the company offers.

Yasmin Kyriacou
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Phone number
+44 116 282 1577

Job summary

Job function
Management Accountant
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract type
Consultant name
Yasmin Kyriacou
Consultant phone
+44 116 282 1577
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