Assistant Management Accountant

22 Sep 2019
19 Oct 2019
Assistant Management Accountant, Whitchurch area, Part Qualified, £32,000 - £36,000

Rotheram Carrington Financial Recruitment has partnered with a growing manufacturing business based near Whitchurch in their search for a permanent Part Qualified Assistant Management Accountant. These are exciting times for the business; who have recently launched a new range within their business. Working closely with the Financial Controller, this newly created position will be responsible for all standard costing models & inventory accounting functions.

  • Planning, Studying, and collecting data to determine costs of business activity such as raw material purchases, inventory and labour.
  • Analysing data collected and recording results
  • Analysing changes in product design, raw materials, manufacturing methods or services provided, to determine effects on cost
  • Provide accurate standard costs
  • Analysing actual manufacturing costs and preparing periodic reports comparing standard costs to actual production costs
  • Recording cost information for use in controlling expenditures
  • Analysing audits of costs and preparing reports
  • Making estimates of new and proposed product costs
  • Providing management with reports specifying and comparing factors affecting prices and profitability of products or services.
  • Maintaining Cost Accounting System
  • Prepare weekly financial costings and report & explain variances
  • Assisting in Month end close of the General Ledger & reconciliation of weeklies to monthlies
  • Oversees physical inventories and monitors cycle count program
  • Reconciles physical inventories & w-i-p to stock system & general ledger
  • Developing inventory analysis reports and analysing variances
  • Assisting in the improvement of internal controls related to inventory

The successful candidate possesses:
  • Previously assisted in the preparation of Management Accounts.
  • Experience of Cost Accounting in a Manufacturing Environment
  • ACCA/ CIMA/ AAT Part Qualified
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Computer Literate - Strong Excel & Word skills

  • Salary - £32,000-£36,000 depending on experience
  • Study support
  • Employee award scheme
  • Excellent holidays
  • Contributory Pension Scheme