Manufacturing company based in St. Helens is seeking an Assistant Management Accountant, this is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious Assistant Management Accountant to gain manufacturing industry experience.
Based in St.Helens they are a market leader in their industry, they excel in 3 specialist fields of their market. They have grown to more than 20 employees and a turnover in excess of £2m. Now is the time for an ambitious Assistant Management Accountant to join a growing company.
The successful Management Accountant will;
*To complete the Management Accountant consolidation process, including month end, budgeting and forecasting processes.
*Production & distribution of management accounts packs & other related reports including thorough review of all material variances.
*Supporting Budget holders and the Financial Reporting function in understanding cost centre spend, with additional reporting as required.
*Provide detailed reports for Re forecasts, Budgeting, and Month end.
*Management and preparation of monthly journals to ensure that all overhead costs are accurate & reflective
*Review of overhead costs with appropriate cost transfers, accruals & prepayments
*Regular liaison with Group to ensure all information requirements are satisfied on a timely basis
*Support the Financial Reporting team throughout the year end audit process and liaise with external auditors as required
*Look to continuously improve the processes operated on an ongoing basis, making appropriate improvement suggestions to line managers.
*Ensuring that the balance sheet/trial balances of all reporting entities are appropriately monitored & controlled and all risk fully visible.
*Undertake such other duties, training and/or hours of work as may be reasonably required and which are consistent with the general level of responsibility of this role
The successful Management Accountant will have/be;
*Part or final stages (CIMA/ACCA) or qualified by experience.
*Attention to detail is essential
*Organised approach to work with good time management skills
*Able to deal with change positively
*Strong project management, analytical, organisational and problem solving skills and abilities
*Strong MS Office skills
*Possess strong communication skills
The successful Assistant Management Accountant will receive:
- Competitive salary up to £35k (D.O.E)
- Full study support
- Pension contribution
- 25 days holiday
- On site parking