Part Qualified Accountant

Location
Wigan, Greater Manchester
Salary
£27,000 - £32,000 + study support
Posted
10 Oct 2019
Closes
17 Oct 2019
Job Title
Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Part Qualified Accountant | Wigan | £27,000 - £32,000

The Opportunity

Extremely broad Accountant role within an organisation that can offer rapid career progression and supported development. Ideal opportunity for someone with solid foundation of core month end accounting experience and looking to be supported through ACCA or CIMA. 

The Financial Controller will provide valuable mentoring and give you chance to develop your technical and commercial accounting skills in parallel to your ongoing study.  It is hoped that you will be qualified over the next 1-2 years and step into a more senior business partnering role within the business.

This is a superb opportunity for someone keen to fast track their career.

You will enjoy

In the Accountant role you will be involved in operational management accounting from the outset.  Your remit will include working closely with non-finance budget holders – building relationships which will allow you to gain a true understanding of the numbers and enhance your commercial awareness.

The role will provide exposure to:

  • Management accounting, costing and analysis of operational activities
  • Variance analysis, budgets and forecasts
  • KPI reporting and overall performance analysis
  • Analysis of trends (labour spend, materials variances, purchase price variances etc.)

You will enjoy really making a difference whilst developing a completely rounded skill base within a fast-paced manufacturing environment.

The Business requires:

As an Accountant you will need:

  • A demonstrable track record of success at Assistant Management Accountant level
  • Excellent Excel skills and confidence in your ability to analyse data
  • Firm understanding of debits and credits and exposure to month end tasks
  • A keenness to develop and progress
  • Ideally experience of standard costing / variance reporting within a manufacturing or engineering environment
  • Ambition and commitment to complete ACCA / CIMA
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team along with excellent communication skills.

Apply now

If you are interested in the Accountant role based in Wigan, click ‘apply now’ or contact our team directly for a confidential chat.