Management Accountant

Application Recruitment Ltd
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Management Accountant

Location: Central Belt

Salary: Competitive plus great benefits

Job profile:

We are delighted to offer the position of; Management Accountant. Our valued client is a highly regarded Scottish food production company. The organisation works with leading food retailers and pride themselves on the quality of food that they produce. There is now an opportunity for a management accountant to join the team. The organisation is looking for a qualified accountant (CIMA, ACCA, CA) who preferably has experience working in the FMCG industry. You will have a meticulous attention to detail, and will be looking to grow as a competent and experienced management accounting professional within their organisation. The main aim of this role is to help the organisation improve site performance through better financial and operational reporting and understanding.

Qualifications and experience:

·You will be a qualified accountant (CIMA, ACCA, CA)

·You will have an overall minimum of 2 years’ worth of experience working in finance or accounting

·You will be competent in using accountancy software

·Experience working in the FMCG industry is preferable

·Can operate at both strategic and operation levels

·You will preferably have a Food Hygiene accreditation or equivalent at a minimum of level 2


·Produce weekly margin reports to tight deadlines

·Collaborate with the stock department to improve stock control

·Provide analysis of customer and product profitability

·Preparation of the monthly VAT returns

·Assisting with year-end accounts

·Recommend benchmarks in which to measure performance against

·Calculate and issue financial and operating metrics

·Provide budgeting support if needed

Our client cares about their people and because of this the organisation have a comprehensive benefits package on offer as well as extensive training opportunities.

If you are looking for an opportunity where you will be able to gain exposure to many challenging aspects of management accounting. Where you will be a valued and integral member of the team and where you as a professional can hone your skills. Please send your CV to Hollie McKnight.

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