Commercial Accountant

Job Title: Commercial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3771558_1581083386
Contact Name: Andrew Szmelter
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 07, 2020 13:50

Job Description

Your new role

To provide strategic and financial insight and understanding. Particular focus will be on promoting the understanding of yields, product cost and overhead drivers. This role is responsible for the control and co-ordination of accounting, reporting, budgeting and forecasting.This information is to include crop yield as well as cost information. This role is also responsible for interpreting, challenging and analysing information as well as assisting with the approval of budgets, forecasts and costs. The job holder will be responsible for suggesting, analysing and reviewing the impact of possible changes, providing high quality information to support the decision-making processes to improve efficiency and product cost. Additionally, the role holder will be responsible for providing support to the Managing Director in contract analysis and negotiation for items such as labour, energy and external advisors.

What you'll need to succeed

Formally qualified (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent). Commercially astute, hands on, detail conscious and practical individual, able to add value and contribute to strategic development and commercial aspects of the business as a whole. Strong communicator, able to present clearly, effectively and concisely from board level to shop floor. Strong Excel skills. Previous experience in a growing or FMCG business would be a distinct advantage.

What you need to do now

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