Our client is one of the leading players in FMCG, and due to a reorganisation, they are looking to strengthen their team by appointing a Management Accountant to manage the management accounting functions for this division within the group.
Reporting into the Group Financial Controller, you will be fully responsible for managing the day-to-day accounts function across the site.
The role will include:
Ensuring that the monthly and weekly accounts accurately reflect the underlying performance of the business and are completed within the timetables as set. Actively drive improvements in reporting in both accuracy and timeliness.
Ensuring monthly accounts show minimal variations to the weekly accounts and, where those exist, they are clearly identified and communicated to the Group Financial Controller.
Conduct reviews and evaluations for cost-reduction opportunities. Manage the company's management accounting, monitoring and reporting systems.
Proactively supporting the business teams by providing weekly and monthly management accounting information that is both timely and relevant. Ensuring those teams clearly understand the information.
Assisting the Group Financial Controller in the preparation of budgets and forecasts. Research and report on factors influencing business performance. Develop financial management mechanisms that minimize financial risk.
Ideally you will be a qualified or part-qualified accountant with at least 2-3 years' experience in a FMCG or fast-paced manufacturing environment with experience of dealing with the major retailers.
The package includes a generous basic salary plus benefits.
To apply please send your CV and a covering letter, indicating your current salary details and notice period.
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