Manufacturing Accountant

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£40,000 - £50,000

Marshall Moore are working exclusively with an International manufacturing business based in the Warrington area. We are keen to speak with commercially minded, manufacturing accountants who are looking to join an exciting organisation who are leaders within their specialist field. This is a permanent opportunity and is ideal for an ACCA/CIMA Qualified Accountant, with proven experience within the manufacturing sector, ideally 2+ years. Qualified by experience candidates will also be considered with a demonstrable manufacturing background.

Reporting to the Accounting Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for joining the senior finance team in supporting the annual operating plan. A large portion of the Manufacturing Accountant role will be monitoring and controlling gross margin, monthly inventory levels and presenting key results of the finance department. This is a fantastic opportunity to join an innovative and growing organisation who are currently investing in the future growth of the business.

The Manufacturing 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 accounting 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 Manufacturing 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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