Edwards & Pearce
Kingston upon Hull
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
I am recruiting for a highly systems literate management accountant to work in the food sector in Hull and take direct supervision of a finance team of four.

-Reporting into the managing director, the successful candidate will have first class systems literacy including Advanced Excel use and be able to help integrate an upgrade to the present bespoke computer system in 2018
-Preparation of management accounts, supervise a team of four direct reports
-Form close working relationships with both operations and the factory team leaders providing and collating key financial information
-Close involvement with the company IT systems (bespoke) which will be upgraded in 2018
-Take control of the day to day running of the finance function with the exception of payroll which is outsourced to the auditors
-This is a challenging role in a fast paced food business environment who adopt a hands on spirit throughout the company and work as a team

-The successful candidate will be ideally a qualified/part qualified experienced accountant with good all round generalist skills including the preparation of management accounts
-Much more than a management accountant, you have a high degree of systems literacy and have an interest in the running, maintenance and implementation of upgrades. Advanced Excel skills are essential(pivot tables etc)
-The role involves managing a team of four so previous demonstrable experience of leading a team will be required, as will first class communication skills across all areas of the business from director level to shop floor
-Qualified by experience accountants with the relevant skills and experience will also be considered and study assistance may be offered to those candidates already studying CIMA/ACCA

Our client operates in the food sector and is a privately owned entity located in East Hull.

Salary £35,000 - £42,000

If you would like to apply for this role please forward your CV preferably in Microsoft Word format to us including your full postal address and contact telephone numbers.

*Edwards & Pearce is a professional recruitment consultancy with 11 specialist divisions managed by experts in their own area of recruitment
*Established in 1998
*Employ approx 30 staff
*2 offices in Doncaster & Hull
*Edwards & Pearce operates according to a strict ethical code and aims to offer both candidates and clients the highest levels of professionalism and customer service.
*Edwards & Pearce has an enviable client base including plc's, blue chip organisations and SME's , global FMCG manufacturing, the public sector, charities and the Big 4 accountancy firms achieving preferred supplier status with many clients
*From the 2 offices based in Yorkshire, Edwards & Pearce successfully recruit for not only local, regional and national clients but has also undertaken and filled international assignments.

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