Management Accountant

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£40,000 - £50,000

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join a leading manufacturing business based in Warrington, as a Management Accountant. Reporting to the Managing Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing monthly reports and forecasts for the Warrington site, with a specific focus on the manufacturing costs. This role would suit a self-starter who enjoys the analytical aspect of accounting, identifying and investigating variances and reporting/presenting these finding to Senior Management. In order to be considered for this role it is essential to have a strong working knowledge of cost accounting procedures/standards, with ideally 2+ years’ experience within a manufacturing environment.

The Management Accountant will be responsible for:

  • Assist with the provision of cost information for tender submission and quotations
  • Review, investigate and present variances between actual manufacturing costs and standard costs – taking corrective action when required
  • Lead budgeting and forecasting processes
  • Partner with the operations leadership team to improve productivity and results
  • Mange monthly/quarterly reporting and forecasting, present/communicate risks and opportunities
  • Ensure manufacturing bills of materials are based on up to date standard cost information
  • Ensure stock adjustments are valid and approved in accordance with company policy
  • Ensure stock reports are maintained to provide information to measure performance
  • Support development of Annual Operating Plan

Ideally you will have/be:

  • ACCA/CIMA Qualified
  • 2+ years’ experience within a manufacturing environment
  • General knowledge of GAAP and principles of cost accounting
  • Strong IT skills including Advanced Excel (Pivots, vLookups)
  • Previous experience of ERP systems (Oracle, SAP, SUN)
  • Demonstrated history of driving businesses to improve performance

If you have all of the above requirements for the Management Accountant position, then please apply now using the link below.

The above vacancy is only one of many that we are handling.  Marshall Moore Accounts division specialises in recruiting all types of (CIMA/ACCA/ACA) qualified vacancies for both temporary and permanent assignments including:

  • Management Accountant
  • Financial Accountant
  • Assistant Financial Controller
  • Finance Manager
  • Financial Controller
  • Finance Director

Marshall Moore is a leading specialist recruitment consultancy. If you would like a confidential discussion about your requirements, please don’t hesitate to call Marshall Moore at our Liverpool office. Alternatively submit your CV for immediate consideration and if your application is successful you will be contacted by one of our specialist consultants within 5 working days. 

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