Assistant Management Accountant

20000.00 - 22000.00 GBP Annual + GBP20000 - GBP22000/annum
02 Oct 2017
18 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Assistant Management Accountant

Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm (37.5 hours per week)

Location: Halifax

Contract: Temporary

Salary: GBP20,000 - GBP22,000 Dependant on experience

This is an exciting opportunity within the Finance Department.

Reporting to the Financial Controller, your role is to provide timely and accurate information which will assist in decision making.

Responsibilities and duties include but not limited to:

* Preparation of manufacturing management accounts.
* P&L review and variance analysis.
* Accruals and prepayments.
* Balance sheet reconciliations.
* Assist with stock counts.
* Assist with budget and forecast preparation.
* Fixed asset maintenance.
* Customer rebate administration.
* Assist with the statutory accounts and the audit process.
* Provide support to the management accountants.
* Liaise with production, operations and other areas of the business when needed.

You will be also expected to perform different tasks as required to support the overall business objectives of the company.

Skills / Experience

* Essential to have double entry accounting knowledge.
* Good Excel skills (including VLOOKUPs, Pivot Tables, etc.).
* Ideally working towards AAT/CIMA/ACCA.
* Experience of management accounting within a manufacturing environment would be desirable.
* Knowledge of SAP would be advantageous.
* Highly numerate and have strong analytical skills.
* Enthusiastic and flexible, willing to learn and keen to progress.
* Ability to use own initiative in a fast-paced environment, meeting deadlines and targets.
* Commercially aware and keen to develop own business and product knowledge.
* Positive and committed to seeking continuous improvements.

The company

Our client is a leading supplier within its field, distributing to a number of retailers across the country. They have recently expanded into a new distribution centre and have been operational for over 30 years. Due to a restructure they are looking for a Sales Team Leader to join its team.

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