Principle Accountant

  • Location

    Carlisle, Cumbria

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum

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  • Published:

    22 days ago

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  • Client:

    Hays Senior Finance

Principle Accountant - Carlisle - up to £50,000 per annum

Your new company
A prominent and notable employer based in Carlisle are seeking to recruit a Principle Accountant to strengthen their Finance team. This is a key, pivotal role and is responsible for assisting in the validation, evaluation, interpretation and reporting of financial results.

Your new role
This is the number two role within the Finance team and reports to the Financial Controller, based in Carlisle.
Key responsibilities of this role:
support as required to the Industrial Accounts Team
Supporting the Financial Controller and Industrial team through provision of relevant management information Participation and supporting with the Annual budget preparation, monitoring, analysis / reporting on variances Assist the Industrial team with preparation of 3 / 5 year Strategic Plans Production / management of industrial monthly flash / provisional result / variance analysis Production of monthly forecasts / variance analysis Assisting with preparation of monthly industrial reports for submission to local / sector management
Assist in the provision and preparation of industrial financials at monthly meetings with the European Industrial Management Team Assist with management / Maintenance of SAP CO/PC reporting system
Management of SAP Industrial data Reconciliation of industrial reporting to SAP financial ledger Ad-hoc: cost / benefit analysis, what-if scenarios, capital investment appraisal, project work, cost reduction etc.

This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified accountant looking for career progression with an excellent employer, this role will provide scope, challenge and clear path for development

What you'll need to succeed
Qualified Accountant (CIMA/ACCA/ACA), with significant PQE Strong technical accounting experience within a large manufacturing environment
Excellent communication skills; you will be comfortable developing relationships across all levels of the business, influencing and informing where necessary.
Self starter and enthusiasm
Resilient character with the ability to work under pressure, working to tight deadlines.

What you'll get in return
Competitive Salary £45,000-£50,000 per annum
Full-time (37.5 hours per week).

Benefits include:
Pension scheme
33 days holiday pa (inclusive of bank holidays)
Service related bonus (once qualifying year, % of monthly pay paid annually which increases year on year with service)
MBO scheme - bonus based on achievement of company objectives
Extensive employee discount scheme

What you need to do now
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