Financial Controller (Manufacturing)

Luton Bennett Ltd
£40k - 45k per year
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Accountant (Financial Controller/Manufacturing)


Up to £45,000 + Holidays + Bank Holidays + Pension + Childcare Vouchers

Accountant required for a Global and highly successful food manufacturer. This is an excellent opportunity to work for a professional, friendly company who are doing exceptionally well and offer long term job security and are a brand which are associated with quality.

To apply for the role you must be a qualified accountant. Candidates must transfer from a manufacturing background and have experience of managing their own workload.

The role itself will involve liaison with the plant manager and senior leadership team to control plant costs by understanding the cost drivers and analyse/report on them, part of this will entail producing weekly KPI reports. Capital control will be a main responsibility whereby you will evaluate proposals, monitor spend and ensure projects are delivered to budget. Overhead costs and labour costs will be monitored closely to ensure that the plant is profitable. Stock management and reconciliations will also fall within your remit.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a well renowned manufacturer and market leader in their field. They have a great reputation and would suit candidates who are looking for autonomy and added responsibility within their role.

The Role:

*Product/Process Costing

*Stock Management and control

*Working amongst the senior management team to ensure the plant is profitable

*Budget Cost Preparation

*Monitoring and reporting weekly on KPIs for the plant

*Proposing and implementing cost saving measures

The Person:

*Qualified accountant

*Must transfer from a manufacturing background

*Must be degree qualified

*Must have an ability to manage own workload and happy to communicate across all levels.

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