Manufacturing company based in St. Helens is seeking a 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