Management Accountant required for award winning business in the Leeds area.
Pratap Partnership are delighted to be working exclusively with Xiros, an award-winning international medical devices group specialising in sports medicine. Accredited with the elite Investors in People Gold Award, with a mission to create the highest quality, innovative medical devices, with a commitment to developing people.
This is a great opportunity for a bright and outgoing fully qualified/part-qualified accountant, to join the friendly finance team, based at a 5-acre site next to Leeds Bradford Airport, in Yeadon, Leeds.
Reporting to the Group Financial Controller, your main responsibilities will include:
Preparation of monthly management accounts pack for two UK group companies to provide insightful analysis and help drive continuous improvement across the Group
Financial management including balance sheet reconciliations; cash reporting; fixed asset administration; quarterly stock reconciliations;
Filing of VAT and ONS submissions; monthly payroll submission (outsourced payroll)
Sales and margin analysis; KPIs; ad-hoc commercial analysis and financial modelling
Assisting with quarterly financial forecasting and year-end statutory reporting requirements
Working with Production colleagues to improve inventory and cost accounting processes, ensuring the delivery of timely and accurate COGS information
NPD project accounting, liaising with the S&M, R&D & Production teams
Essential Experience, Knowledge and Qualifications
Experience of financial processes through to management accounts production
Have strong analytical and IT skills, particularly Microsoft Excel to an advanced level
Ideally qualified CIMA, ACCA, or ACA (potentially part qualified)
Desirable Experience, Knowledge and Qualifications
Experience of working in a Manufacturing background
Knowledge of multi-currency inter-company transactions and reconciliations
Payroll processing experience (to act as link with outsourced payroll provider)
Familiarity with SAP B1 software an advantage but not essential
An interest in systems thinking, process improvement and automation
Essential Skills and Behaviours
Curiosity, drive and a "can do" attitude with the ability to take initiative and work to deadlines across multiple tasks and projects.
Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to work as part of a team and to develop strong internal & external relationships.
Integrity, high standards, flexibility and a willingness to learn and develop.
Good written and verbal communication skills and attention to detail.
Salary up to £45,000, generous non-contributory pension plan, flexible working hours 37.5 hrs per week and hybrid working, free onsite parking. Choice of other flexible benefits and/or enhanced pension contributions (up to 15%), after qualifying period (6 months)