Management Accountant

Recruiter
Seymour John
Location
Oswestry
Salary
From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted
08 Apr 2017
Closes
08 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Management Accountant managing a team of two

Oswestry, Shropshire

£35-42,000 + Benefits Package

The Business:

Working in partnership with Seymour John, my client is a manufacturing company operating a substantial UK business and the local site turns over well in excess of £100m. They offer an excellent working culture, collaborative and professional, along with medium to long term progression opportunities.

The Opportunity:

Reporting directly to the site’s Financial Controller, you will be responsible for managing a team of two and overseeing a variety of accounting duties to facilitate the smooth running of the business.

Operating to strict deadlines you will maintain and manage weekly and month-end management accounts, including stock valuation, weekly P&L reporting, variance analysis, developing and maintaining key performance measures and providing detailed cost analysis.

 
In addition to the above you will be the main point of contact for new product costing and provide relevant information to support the activities of other business functions. You will also be the focal point for process improvement with all reporting, accounting and management systems.

What we are looking for:

·Previous management accounting and month end experience.

·A high level of IT literacy, including advanced functions within MS Excel.

·The ability to analyse and reconcile financial data and create reports.

·You’ll need exceptional communication and prioritisation skills.

·A proactive mind-set with the ability to work on your own initiative. 

·An accounting qualification such as CIMA would be view as beneficial.