Management Accountant

Nigel Wright
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

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Nigel Wright Recruitment are delighted to be supporting a manufacturing business in County Durham with the recruitment of an experienced Management Accountant to join their finance team. This is an exciting opportunityfor a motivated, ambitious individual who is either part or newly qualified and seeking a role that will provide scope for development in the future.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting in the computation of the various company accounts and monthly financial reports, both P&L and Balance Sheet,
  • Calculating monthly accruals, prepayments and depreciation.
  • Maintaining accurate fixed asset registers.
  • Inputting financial data to the monthly management information packs to given deadlines and provide variance analysis and commentary as appropriate.
  • Assisting in the preparation annual budgets and quarterly forecasts.
  • Developing product costing and subsequent profitability analysis within the manufacturing division.
  • Continually adapt and improve all aspects of reporting, utilising strong IT skills.
  • Help prepare year-end statutory accounts, liaising with auditors as required.
  • Computing and submitting quarterly VAT returns and various other statistical data to the appropriate authorities.
  • Supporting Director's and senior management on ad hoc basis, to help business decision making, and to ensure that best practice is established and maintained.
  • Help develop the finance system within the wider ERP context, to achieve effective and efficient ways of working.
  • Ad-hoc tasks to help meet the day-to-day responsibilities of the small finance team.

As the ideal candidate, you will:

  • Be experienced in monthly management accounts, ideally within industry/manufacturing.
  • Be experienced in financial modeling, and profiency in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel.
  • Have extensive exposure to computerised accounting systems, preferably in an ERP context.
  • Have the ability to communicate effectively at all levels within the organisation, and with external professionals.
  • Have proven inter personal, relationship building skills.
  • Be self-motivated and be flexible, working as a team player, willing to embrace a "can- do" culture.
  • Be Part qualified or newly qualified CIMA/ACCA/ACA.
  • Have advanced Excel skills including the use of Pivot Tables and Look-Ups.

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