Finance Manager

Heyland Recruitment
£35000 - £45000 per annum + pension and 25 days holiday
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

I am currently recruiting for a Finance Manager to join a fast-paced business in the North Shropshire area. This role will report directly in to the Financial Controller and will support the business in the control, recording and timely reporting of sales, cost of sales, margins, gross profit and stock.

Key Duties:

  • Detailed monthly analysis of sales, cost of sales and margins - including investigation into variances
  • Monthly stock analysis and preparation of stock report for monthly management accounts
  • Preparation of sales/margin reports for monthly management accounts
  • Stock valuation, and calculation of slow-moving stock provision
  • Calculation of labour/overheads in stock
  • Review and maintenance of accurate standard cost data
  • Input into pricing of new products and pricing reviews/updates
  • Using Excel, ERP and reporting software to interrogate data and produce reports
  • Customer rebate calculations, control and reporting
  • Finance system maintenance and development including liaison with IT department in identifying and resolving issues relating to sales, costing, variances etc.
  • Assist in production of systems documentation/mapping and identification of improvements in processes and controls

Essential / Desirable qualities:

  • Qualified - ACA/ACCA/CIMA (or strong track record/qualified by experience)
  • Understanding and experience of costing
  • Experience of ERP system is highly desirable
  • Manufacturing experience is highly desirable
  • Excellent Excel skills

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