Site Management Accountant
This specialist manufacturing company has recently become part of a larger group and is now benefiting from investment and leadership support. Operating in a growing marketplace they are well positioned to expand and would like to recruit a Site Management Accountant to report into a Group FD at head office and be the sole financial presence on site. This objective of this position is to improve controls and processes, whilst also business partnering the site management team by developing and analysing financial metrics that can offer financial support to operational staff. The key duties for this position will be:Improving financial controls and processesControlling working capital, cost and cashImproving Bills of Material and product costing modelsProducing monthly management accountsMonth end close in line with Group requirementsPreparing financial analysis pack focusing on key variancesPreparing KPI's on stock, margin, salesMonthly and annual forecastingManaging the production of the budget
It is essential that the role acts as Business Partner to each department, providing managers with information that highlights key issues that drive financial performance. This role will be expected to add value in commercial discussions around pricing, product costing and CAPEX plans. The ideal candidate would have knowledge of how a manufacturing process works and impacts the financial statements and performance of the company.
This would be a great opportunity for a part or fully qualified Management Accountant to take ownership of a finance function, whilst also getting the support from a shared service centre and a dynamic Group Finance Director. The ideal candidate would be pro-active, confident and able to show initiative to solve problems and improve processes.