Management Accountant

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
25 Jul 2017
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
Finance Manager – Biggleswade

The Masco UK Window Group is the UKs largest manufacturer of PVCu windows, doors, composite and glass offering the complete solution for specifiers, fabricators and installers across all market sectors. Part of the global MASCO Corporation, a Fortune 500 company and one of the world?'s leading manufacturers of brand name consumer products for the home and family, UKWG are a vertically integrated business which controls full product specification from R&D, through extrusion, frame, glass and composite manufacture.

Main Purpose of Role
To provide robust financial information and accounting control as well as to provide effective and efficient analysis and support to the business.
This role may require indirect staff supervision of other members of the Finance Team on site.

Responsibilities

Production of monthly management accounts in accordance with Masco requirements.
To interpret financial data and identify opportunities for business improvement.
Improve standards of business partnering within the organisation to embed improvements using support and challenge.
Develop the use of problem solving techniques across the organisation to analyse and find root cause.
Standardise and develop analysis in collaboration with the central FP&A team.
To co–ordinate the annual AOP process as well as periodic forecast reviews.
Assist with compliance audits and process reviews, including maintaining own job specific task notes.
Be flexible to meet the demands of the finance team and wider business to support key activities and any other duties as requested.
Work closely with Financial Accounting, Credit Control and Internal Control teams.

Technical Competence

Timely and accurate completion of month end management accounting duties.

Ability to review, analyse, comment, adding value to financial data, as appropriate.

Represent the Finance Department on cross functional initiatives in the business.

Knowledge of SAGE

Continuous improvement of Finance Processes and Systems

Team working with other members of the Finance Team and other Teams on site

Business Partnering

Skills/Knowledge

Qualified management accountant with experience working in a manufacturing environment.
Knowledge of UK accounting principles and GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles).
Analytical skills and an eye for detail.
Ability to work accurately and to tight deadlines.
Effective communication skills across all levels of the business.
MS Office and advanced Excel skills including modelling.

As you would expect from one of the UK's largest window systems company we've put people at the heart of the business by listening to what our customers and employees tell us. Whatever your experience, whatever career you want, you can be sure of all the support you need to reach your full potential and succeed with UKWG, after all, it's part of our promise, Your Success, Our Future