Management Accountant - 8 Month Fixed Term Contract from Jan 2018

10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Management Accountant – Biofuels Teesside.

8 month fixed term contract (Maternity Cover) from Jan 2018

The company

Greenergy is a fast paced and growing organisation. Each employee adds value to the business and the expectations are high. Greenergy is a big organisation with a small company mind-set. The work is diverse and interesting; we are constantly evolving and improving.

The principle activity of Greenergy Biofuels is the manufacture of biodiesel from used cooking oil and other food wastes.

Purpose of role:

Responsible for the financial management of the Biofuels business, with particular focus on the Teesside operation.

Main duties of the role

·Legal, Regulatory and Statutory Accounting & Reporting - Provide the financial governance & control and deliver all reports and returns as necessary, to protect the business and to ensure it operates within the legal, statutory and regulatory requirement of the markets in which it operates.

·Management Accounting & Reporting - Prepare the management accounts and KPIs together with meaningful commentary & analysis to meet the group timetable and the needs of the Biofuels management team.

·Business Planning & Financial Analysis – Prepare budgets and forecasts

·Commercial Business Partnering – Become a valued partner to the Biofuels team, offering insightful financial analysis and commercial challenge.

·Relationship Management - Build strong relationships with the group finance team and the Biofuels teams, which are largely comprised of non-finance staff.

Required competencies:

·Part qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with experience of working in commercial environment and strong accounting background.

·Accustomed to undertaking month-end procedures and associated reporting, as well as producing business forecasts and budgets.

·Willing to travel regularly to other sites (Manchester and Immingham).

·Be a strong communicator and possess an ability to develop trusting and credible business relationships.

·Have a questioning an inquisitive mind – not afraid to ask questions or challenge convention, nor to drive improvements and efficiencies as appropriate.

·Takes personal responsibility for their work.

·Comfortable working independently of direct supervision and able to demonstrate personal initiative and drive.

·Able to analyse and interpret significant quantities of financial data and relate back to business issues.

·Able to understand different points of view and work with all parties to agree the best way forward.

Nice to have:

·Experience of working within a manufacturing / plant environment.

·Knowledge of Oracle.

To apply for this role please submit a current CV along with a cover letter highlighting how you meet the competencies for the role and detailing your previous experience.

Your cover letter along with your CV will be used to assess your application, therefore applications without a covering letter will not be considered.

Please note, due to the volume of applications we regret to advise you that we are unable to respond to Candidates who are not short listed for this role.

If you should have any queries regarding this position please call Debbie Rees 01827 302298

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