Are you looking for a rewarding and challenging career in a well-established manufacturing organisation? Do you have a passion for numbers and a keen eye for detail? Do you want to join a friendly and supportive team that values your contribution and skills?
If you answered yes to these questions, then we have an exciting opportunity for you!
I am working with a leading manufacturer of high-quality products, serving a diverse and loyal customer base for over 50 years. They are proud of their reputation for excellence and innovation, and are looking for a company accountant to join our finance department and help us achieve their goals.
As the company accountant, you will be responsible for:
- Managing the finance function and leading the small finance team
- Preparing and presenting full monthly management accounts, including profit and loss, balance sheet, cash flow and variance analysis
- Developing and maintaining budgets and forecasts, and providing regular reports to the management team
- Monitoring and reporting on cash flow and working capital, and ensuring effective cash management
- Analysing product costing and profitability, and identifying areas for improvement
- Liaising with external auditors, tax advisors, banks and other stakeholders
- Ensuring compliance with accounting standards, policies and procedures
To be successful in this role, you will need:
- An accounting qualification (ACCA, CIMA, AAT or Qualified by experience)
- Experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably with exposure to costing
- Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, and the ability to interact with senior management and other departments
- Advanced Excel skills and experience with accounting software (Sage ideally)
- A proactive, problem-solving and analytical mindset
- A positive, flexible and team-oriented attitude
In return, we offer:
- A competitive salary of up to £50,000 per annum, depending on experience
- A 37.5 hour working week, with flexible working hours
- Free on-site parking
- A supportive and collaborative work environment
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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