Lakeland Dairies is a leading global provider of excellent dairy products made to the most exacting international standards of quality, traceability and reliability across all applications. The co-operative processes almost 2 billion litres of milk each year, supplied by dairy farmers from 15 counties on a cross border basis. Lakeland Dairies markets 240 dairy foodservice and food ingredient products to over 80 countries worldwide, exporting close to 100% of its entire production capacity to every corner of the globe.
Applications are invited for the above position to work as part of the Finance Team primarily based in the Newtownards site, however the role will also involve travel to other sites within the Group as business needs require.
The Management Accountant will be responsible for maintaining minimum agreed standards of financial control whilst providing accurate, relevant and timely information and analysis on financial performance. All aspects of the role are to be carried out in a timely, confidential, professional & accurate manner.Contributing to the continuous improvement of the manufacturing operation and financial operations in the Foodservice division, the Management Accountant will be required to support the implementation of future change initiatives within the business.
The role requires a candidate to be CIMA qualified with recent post-qualification experience in a similar role in a manufacturing environment. The successful candidate will have experience using SAP Finance System and will also be competent in the use of Microsoft Office, with at least intermediate Excel skills. It is essential that candidates have a high computer literacy, an ability to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines, a high level of attention to detail, and an ability to communicate financial information in a professional manner across all departments.
If you have the necessary skills and attributes to meet this exciting opportunity in a dynamic, high volume and fast moving business, we would be delighted to hear from you.
Closing date is 12pm midday on Friday 20th May 2022.