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Management Accountant

North West
29-09-2022 02:33 PM
£50k - 55k per year + Bonus, enhanced pension, healthcare
Bonus, enhanced pension, healthcare

Senior Management Accountant required for leading Private Equity backed manufacturing business based near Haydock. 

The Senior Management Accountant will be responsible for helping to shape the direction of the business through accurate reporting and stakeholder engagement as well as providing detailed commercial analysis. The role will offer a strong link between the finance department and both the commercial and operational teams in order to help shape the commercial decision-making process. As the business continues to evolve, you will also have the opportunity to get involved in a number of exciting and challenging projects.

Our client has offices near Haydock and has an excellent reputation. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Management Accountant looking for the next step in thier career with a market leading business. 

Senior Management Accountant Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Assist in the production of timely and accurate Monthly Management Accounts (Including P&L, Fixed Assets Register, Capex Review)
  • Produce timely and accurate weekly/monthly management information and commercial performance reviews
  • Develop reports and analysis to drive forward commercial understanding, business performance and help make commercial decisions on key measures such as customer type, price group, product and mix of supply
  • Control and manage monthly provisions for inclusion in periodic management accounts (Such as Rebates)
  • Provide timely and accurate ad hoc reporting to Senior Management and Group Board members
  • Analysis and reporting of revenue, costs and profitability across product range and customer mix
  • Evaluation of new customers and future business opportunities
  • Assist the Site Financial Controller with review/ analysis of operational costs as well as margins, providing insight to the Commercial and Operational teams
  • Support initiatives and drive systems/process to remove manual and repetitive tasks, improve analysis and information for decision making and further developments in line with business strategy
  • Weekly reporting schedules as well as production of weekly sales reports
  • Assist with managing the demand planning process (Both long and Short Term), co-ordinating with Commercial Teams as well as finance
  • Provide Insight to discuss impacts of changes to the forecast
  • Review and challenge accuracy of forecasting
  • Provide variance analysis of actuals Vs budget and variations
  • Create consistent data and a common understanding across both Commercial/Operational departments
  • Simplify and enhance the cashflow forecasting process
  • Supporting the budgeting process

The Person:

  • ACCA/ CIMA/ ACA Qualified
  • Strong analysis skills, able to analyse and interpret critical information
  • Demonstrable experience of adding value through reporting/analysis
  • Ability to work cross functionally
  • Excellent Excel abilities (experience of using SAGE would be advantageous but not essential)

What will you get in return:

This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced accountant to make the move in to a commercial and adding-value role. The successful candidate will be able to enjoy working in a progressive and supportive environment with access to an excellent benefits package.

This includes: -

  • Competitive base salary (Dependent on experience)
  • 25 days holiday + bank
  • Company pension scheme
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Death in service - x 4 Annual Salary
  • Free on-site parking





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