Cost & Project Accountant
Our client, a well established food manufacturer who serve the food service / retail industry across the UK and Europe, are looking for an experienced CIMA qualified Cost and Project Accountant to join their team based in the Rochdale area.
This business is in the midst of a growth plan that sees them more than quadrupling their already impressive turnover in the next 3 years. Consequently, this is an excellent opportunity which can offer a really solid career path within the organisation - it would suit someone looking to develop their career, where they can make a real difference and can directly contribute to the businesses continued growth.
Main duties and responsibilities include:
Annual financial planning processes, including the preparation of Board presentations
Pricing of bids and tenders
Matter management, supporting the end to end process in terms of pricing and client profitability reviews
Helping to devise pricing structures
Offer financial and accounting expertise to finance projects
Assist in the production of the annual budget and forecasts
Working with the Directors and the bids team in relation to the pricing of work and client rate agreements.
Provision and interpretation of client-specific reporting and analysis.
Conduct post completion reviews in relation to matter profitability
Controlling new price structures
The ideal candidate must have:
A minimum of 3 years post qualified experience,
Experience ideally within FMCG industries, although this is preferred as opposed to essential
Full CIMA qualification
Experience of costing, forecasting and project accounting
Good communication skills
Excellent written and verbal skills
Highly organised with a structured approach to the delivery of projects
A natural team player with the willingness to be involved beyond the formal job remit
Analytical, strategic and commercial in approach
Strong work ethic with a proactive and positive outlook
This position would suit a motivated, committed and ambitious candidate as there is the possibility of moving into a CFO position in the future.
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