Accountant

Recruiter
Howarth Morris
Location
Wigan
Salary
£42000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Bonus to 10%, Healthcare, Pension,
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is an excellent opportunity for a Qualified Accountant to join a highly successful, rapidly expanding UK division of a £5Bn t/o global blue-chip Manufacturer. With UK operations at £18m and £4m EBIT with impressive year on year growth forecasted, this is an exciting time to be joining the business. Reporting to the UK Finance Manager in this highly visible, you will interface with all sections of the business on a daily basis with a remit including:

  • Timely & accurate Monthly Management Accounts preparation, analysis and presentation
  • Business Partnering with the senior management tea
  • Reviewing financial and operational KPIS including safety, area performance, customer trends, competitive position, new business and innovation
  • Working jointly with UK Finance Manager to ensure financial targets are met
  • Improving the commercial awareness of all entities and their understanding of financial measurement and key business drivers/measures
  • Developing best practice financial controls and procedures
  • Ensuring that statutory accounts & tax returns are completed to the required legal requirements
  • Ensuring clean external and internal audits
  • Financial Modelling
  • VAT & Intrastat

Applicants will be fully qualified CIMA, ACCA or ACA and will have previously operated in a senior Level Management Accountant/Finance Business Partner Role. You will have a strong commercial acumen and a track record of delivering operational improvements/optimising company performance through forging strong business partner relationships with Operations teams and budget holders at all levels. SAP & Hyperion knowledge would be advantageous. A competitive salary (£45k basic but with some flexibility) is complemented with impressive benefits including Bonus, Healthcare, 25 days holiday, Pension, Parking, 0900-1700 Monday to Thursday and an early Friday finish.

Howarth Morris is the North Wests leading Financial, HR and Office Support Recruitment Consultancy and our finance division is dedicated to the career management of Part Qualified and Qualified Professionals across ACA, ACCA, CIMA, AAT, ICM, CIPP and CIPD. Highly commended by CIMA we are committed to providing our clients with the best candidates for their business and our candidates with the best opportunities for their career. Visit our website for more information on our unique profile and market leading service and call or email today to hear more about this and other exciting opportunities in the region.

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