Assistant Management Accountant

Page Personnel Finance
Wrexham (Wrecsam)
£30000 - £32000 per annum
12 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Page Personnel are working with an international manufacturing business in Wrexham to recruit a part qualified Assistant Management Accountant to join the accountancy function on a 12 month fixed term basis.

Client Details

This is an innovative food manufacturing business with operations in several countries across European allowing them to create a diverse range of products. They have recently invested millions into their product range to help diversify and move into new markets.


As Assistant Management Accountant you will be the focal point for all internal sales information and communication ensuring accurate, timely data is prepared in a transparent way to visualise achievements and variances to sales targets. Key duties will include:

  • Driving sales forecasting process to ensure accurate and timely projections, including challenging assumptions
  • Reporting the results of the monthly forecast and prepare and issue information to support planning, purchasing and cash flow projections
  • Analyse forecast information against targets and highlight deviations
  • Ensure common understanding of sales forecast across all internal functions
  • Work closely with Account Managers and attending product update meetings
  • Analyse monthly results and key evolutions month on month
  • Reporting weekly and daily sales results internally
  • Supporting annual budget process for material and overhead standards
  • Reporting on monthly performance by product and provide analysis of performance
  • Ensuring control and tracking of capital expenditure including post expenditure reviews
  • Maintaining financial control for inventories, including adjustments and provisions
  • Assisting in the preparation of monthly and year end accounting including sales reconciliations, posting accruals, P&L and overhead analysis


The successful applicant must have the following:

  • Available on a short notice period
  • Ideally part qualified ACCA / CIMA (QBE will also be considered)
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Strong negotiation and influencing skills
  • Ability to coordinate work and prioritise
  • Possess a good commercial and business acumen
  • Advanced Excel skills and good IT literacy

Job Offer

For the Assistant Management Accountant role, you will get the chance to join a successful, fast growing business in what will be an exciting and challenging role. This role has the view to go permanent and will offer the successful applicant a diverse and broad range of new skills in a supportive environment. Other things included are:

  • Salary range of £30,000-35,000
  • Study support if applicable
  • Pension contribution
  • Free on site parking

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