Management Accountant

D R Newitt
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client is looking for a Management Accountant. Working closely with senior management the management accountant will bring valuable insights into operational performance and will be expected to help drive forward improvements in the company’s operations. This is an opportunity for an enthusiastic and able accountant to join an exciting and growing business

The Role

  • Take responsibility for existing and new product costing & bills of material
  • Develop in depth knowledge of Sage 200 manufacturing module
  • Report monthly on site operating costs vs budget/standards
  • Monitor and report actual product cost vs standards
  • Collate, check and submit site management KPI reporting each period
  • Reconcile labour cost in site KPI reports with actual labour costs
  • Maintain accurate nominal account cost postings - by function and location
  • Reconcile the manufacturing control accounts in the nominal ledger monthly (correct absorption of standards)
  • Reconcile accounts stock position to location records monthly
  • Preparation of capex requests for operational management. Analysis of actual capex vs budgeted.
  • Assist in preparation of site cost budgets and forecasts
  • Control flow of purchase invoices between sites and head office
  • Allocate Payroll Cost between each department

The Candidate

  • Nearly or newly Qualified ACA, ACCA or CIMA (or equivalent)
  • Solid understanding of the principles of management accounting for manufacturers
  • Good Excel spreadsheet skills - comfortable with vlookup, pivot tables
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Knowledge of Sage accounting software
  • IT knowledge and a familiarity with MS Office suite

For more information please contact Wasim at DR Newitt