Financial Planning & Analysis Accountant

Edwards & Pearce Limited
Kingston upon Hull
£34k - £35k pa
03 Oct 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is a successful manufacturer in the food sector and is looking to boost the local finance team with a Financial Planning & Analysis Accountant. Based in Hull, the role promises challenge and requires a qualified ACCA/CIMA/ACA accountant (finalists are welcome to apply) with first class Excel modelling skills.


-Reporting into the Head of Finance, the successful candidate will provide support on reporting, budgeting and forecasts to the Head Office and provide business partnering and analysis to support operational initiatives/projects and financial support to strategic planning.
-Produce timely, accurate and complete information, monthly reporting, budgets and forecasts
-Provide monthly management performance reporting with commentary and quarterly forecasts, annual budgets including presentations
-Provide pricing support, margin analysis and competitor bench marking and 5 year plans
-Review of costs and costing system, review of inventory valuation, ageing and stock count evaluation, fixed asset control and spend on capital projects
-Ad hoc project work support in areas like major capital expenditure, acquisitions, new products, restructuring and systems


-The successful applicant will be either a newly qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA accountant or at finalist level and have a high degree of Excel literacy particularly with financial modelling.
-Self confident and proactive, you enjoy being challenged and can demonstrate how broad based accounting experience, combined with excellent analytical and investigative skills can benefit a resilient finance team in a fast growing company
-Effective communication and interpersonal skills are important to be part of and fit in with a cohesive and committed team where respect for each other comes as daily standard practice
-You will most likely be already working in industry but candidates with the relevant experience and in particular with the Excel modelling skills required and currently working in professional practice are welcome to apply.


-Our client is a major player organisation in the food sector with a site in Hull
-The offices are airy and modern with free parking provided

THE BENEFITS: £34,000 - £35,000 (maybe negotiable)

If you would like to apply for this role please forward your CV preferably in Microsoft Word format to us including your full postal address and contact telephone numbers.
*Edwards & Pearce is a professional recruitment consultancy with 11 specialist divisions managed by experts in their own area of recruitment
*Established in 1998
*Employ approx 30 staff
*2 offices in Doncaster & Hull
*Edwards & Pearce operates according to a strict ethical code and aims to offer both candidates and clients the highest levels of professionalism and customer service.
*Edwards & Pearce has an enviable client base including plc's, blue chip organisations and SME's , global FMCG manufacturing, the public sector, charities and the Big 4 accountancy firms achieving preferred supplier status with many clients
*From the 2 offices based in Yorkshire, Edwards & Pearce successfully recruit for not only local, regional and national clients but has also undertaken and filled international assignments.

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