Site Accountant

Job Title: Site Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wirral, Merseyside
Salary: Up to £50000 per annum
Reference: JN -112020-1242298_1604691008
Contact Name: Abbie Soutar
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 06, 2020 19:30

Job Description

Responsibility for all areas of finance on site including leading & developing the finance team, reporting and understanding accurate accounts and working closely with the operations and commercial teams to influence and drive a profitable business.

Client Details

£100mil t/o food manufacturing business supplying to large retailers


-Full P&L ownership of site

-Assist the site in setting up new processes, controls, systems and reporting

-People management of 1 Management accountant & 1 Accounts Assistant

-Investigate and action KPI findings through business partnering with Key Stakeholders including the Site Director, Technical Manager & Engineering Manager


Our ideal candidate will be:

-CIMA qualified

-Manufacturing experience (within food or FMCG preferable)

-Have strong commercial acumen in all areas of commercial and operational finance

-Good working knowledge of MS Office, Excel and SAP (preferable)

-Excellent people skills to effectively communicate with stakeholders at all levels of the business.

Job Offer

Salary £50,000 plus 15% bonus

Other benefits include:

-Life insurance and pension to all of our employees

-Wellbeing activities and support, including mini health MOT's, fruity Friday and more

-Learning opportunities

-Competitive holiday entitlement

-Long service awards

-Subsidised restaurant or vending machines at the majority of our sites

-Discounted staff shop at many of our sites

-On site free parking

-Discounts on retail, food, cinema, travel and much more