Senior Management Accountant (Manufacturing)
Senior Management Accountant
Manufacturing Experience Required
International complex manufacturing business based in Cheshire requires a Senior Management Accountant.
Key responsibilities include:
Production and development of timely financial information.
Prepare monthly management accounts, explaining financial performance versus budget and forecast, providing detailed analysis of any variances.
Work closely with sales and operations to improve understanding of product and customer.
Identify ERP improvements.
Take ownership of the product standard costing process, ensuing standard costings are up to date.
Compare actual manufacturing cost to standard cost, investigate and explain all variances.
Ensure that the inventory is valued correctly.
Ensure all stock procedures are followed and report all variances.
Provide insight and analysis performance, analysing labour performance.
Budgeting and forecasting process.
You will be a qualified Accountant (CIMA, ACA, ACCA) and have a strong background in manufacturing settings. You will need to have extensive management accountant / business partnering experience as well as budgeting and forecasting.
The role is initially a 9 month contract but offers a strong chance of a permanent opportunity.
The salary is circa £55,000 plus pension, 25 days holiday.
The role is currently work form home, but will require being site based in the future.