Senior Management Accountant

MRK Associates
14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Management Accountant

Based in Luton, Bedfordshire, our client is an exciting company looking for a Senior Management Accountant to join their team.

This job would suit an ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified accountant with a strong academic background, who will be responsible for ensuring the integrity and consistency of product accounting and reporting across European entities. The job will also include the delivery of data and analysis to support timely risk management decisions on commodity and non-commodity exposures.

This company is a leading employer in the area with entities across Europe having grown both organically and through acquisition. With an impressive head office function within this well organised business.

The successful individual will be a qualified Accountant with experience of management accounting in industry (ideally in manufacturing) with experience of leading individual contributors. It is essential that the candidate has strong technical knowledge including SAP and Excel and solid analytical skills. Communication skills are vital in the role as is being a team player who is highly organised and able to work to deadlines.

Duties will include:

  • Management of one direct report
  • Responsibility for actual vs. budget / prior year, including the impacts of FX.
  • Responsibility for maintaining the material hedge and FX databases including preparation of material exposure flows analysis
  • Proactive analysis of commodity and non-commodity exposures to proactively support hedge decisions at the material Committee and interactions with Group Treasury
  • Responsibility for maintaining the FX database including preparation of FX exposure flows across multiple currency pairs inherent to the business model
  • Supporting local finance teams to manage lower risk FX exposures and support FX reporting in the management accounts
  • Management of material accounts payable
  • Calculation and validation of standard costs for European business
  • Calculation of quarterly standard cost to actual cost inventory revaluation
  • Preparation of month-end analysis and reporting of divisional numbers, supporting local plant finance controllers on factory accounting
  • Support on budgeting/forecasting/reporting, including Balance Sheet forecasting
  • Liaise and assist with external/internal auditors on Sector and statutory audit matters
  • Support Divisional & European Finance Controller on relevant SOX requirements

For more information about this role or any other Senior Management Accountant jobs in Luton, Bedfordshire, please contact me in confidence or visit our website

Every application will receive a response as this is the recognised working practice at MRK Associates.

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