The SF Group is currently recruiting for a Management Accountant for a Manufacturing Business in Nottingham. This role will report directly into the Finance Director. Key responsibilities include: Management accounting • With assistance from others in the Finance team, lead the monthly management accounts process. • Prepare analysis of variances to budget and prior year. • With assistance from the Finance Team, ensure that balance sheet reconciliations are completed to deadlines. Financial Planning & Analysis • Assist with the preparation of the annual budget and forecasting process (including P&L, CAPEX and cash flow) • Assist with the production and reporting of financial KPIs within the business. • Proactively manage costs within budgets and work on increasing profitability throughout the business. • Assist with product costing and customer pricing decisions including BOM Financial accounting • Assist as necessary with statutory returns such as monthly VAT returns, EC sales lists and payroll taxes. • Ensure accurate inventory valuation within the accounting system (including raw materials, WIP and finished goods). • Assist with management of the debtors and creditors ledgers - including ensuring timely cash collections from customers. • Assist with the external audit process. • Assist with the maintaining of effective systems of internal controls. • Performing other ad hoc duties and assignments as deemed necessary by the Head of Finance or Directors. You will be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent), with previous experience of working in a manufacturing environment. You will have all rounded management accounting experience, with great technical accounting skills, including the willingness & acumen to work with all departments across the business to drive the profitability of the business. You will have excellent communication skills, with the confidence to recommend improvements and make decisions. You will be hands on, and able to get into the detail. This is an exciting time to be joining the business, and offers real autonomy. If this sounds like the opportunity you are looking for, then please apply now for immediate consideration.