Management Accountant

Recruiter
Howarth Morris
Location
Lancashire
Salary
28000.00 - 32000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
25 May 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Howarth Morris are currently recruiting for Management Accountant for a global manufacturing business in Wigan. This is a newly created role due to a strong period of growth which is attributed to number of recent acquisitions. You will be responsible for the provision of financial information to support management control and decision making. You will be a key player in driving performance, ensuring the business is constantly progressing and any potential problems are identified and fixed efficiently.

Key accountabilities:

  • Preparing weekly/monthly production reports
  • Preparation and/or review of stock balance sheet accounts, identifying and resolving any anomalies/risks/opportunities
  • Job costing
  • Stock control/valuations
  • Adhere to all internal controls and accounting policies
  • Ensuring that the provision calculations are accurate and fully supportable
  • Building predictive models to identify potential stock issues
  • Manage vendor and customer related stock processes
  • Building a positive and influential working relationships with the procurement team to help maximise returns and minimise stock holdings
  • Supporting Internal and External Audit procedures as required
  • Driving and supporting Continuous Improvement of processes in the team

Candidate requirements:

  • Previous management accounting experience in a manufacturing environment essential.
  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA part qualified but not essential
  • Experience of dealing with high volume, complex data preferably within a stock related environment
  • High attention to detail and an ability to review and complete work quickly and accurately
  • Commercially focused in order to understand, support & respond to demands from the business for operational finance support
  • Proactive and able to review business processes in order to effect & instigate plans for future improvement

This is an excellent opportunity for a Management/Stock/Cost Accountant to join a market leading manufacturing business with excellent routes for progression and career development.

Howarth Morris is the North Wests leading Financial & HR Recruitment Consultancy and dedicated to the career management of Part Qualified and Qualified Professionals across ACA, ACCA, CIMA, AAT, ICM, CIPP and CIPD. Highly commended by CIMA (Recruitment Consultancy of the year 2010) we are committed to providing our clients with the best candidates for their business and our candidates with the best opportunities for their career. Visit our website for more information on our unique profile and market leading service and call or email today to hear more about this and other exciting opportunities in the region.

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