Management Accountant

Location
England, South Yorkshire, Rotherham
Salary
£30000 - £40000 per annum + Study Support + Generous Pension + 25 days
Posted
18 Aug 2021
Closes
15 Sep 2021
Ref
JCU36975
Contact
Qualified Perm
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sharp Consultancy are proudly working with a leading manufacturing business based in Rotherham, where an exciting opportunity has arisen to join their expanding Finance team as a Part-Qualified Management Accountant.

The company have experienced consistent year on year growth, and as a result are offering an outstanding part-qualified/newly qualified opportunity that will suit a Management Accountant looking to take the next step in their career with a business who can accommodate growth and further development.

As the Management Accountant you will be both working in a highly successful and energetic team providing key management accounting and reports to the wider business.

This role will suit someone who is ideally actively studying ACCA/CIMA and looking for their next step within a more diverse position, with added responsibilities and ownership within month end/finance.

Key responsibilities include;

*Preparation of the monthly management accounts - to be completed within agreed reporting timescales
*Preparation of other elements of the monthly accounts (including group reporting) in accordance with established procedures and timescales
*Monthly review, analysis and commentary of the accounts - identify reasons for variances and following up with other departments
*Challenge business performance and report back to the business on results and plans/forecasts
*Ensure the accuracy of standard costing systems
*Ensure product codes and business reporting structure is at a required level to properly and fairly report the business area's gross margins
*Provide finance support to the allocated business areas including weekly review of costs with the operations team and review of product profitability
*Continuous identification when improvements can be made across the business
*Preparation of annual budgets and interim reforecasts - to include bridging between current and prior budgets / reforecasts and critical review of budgets to ensure that variances are explained and correct
*Provide support on preparation of capex proposals, ensuring that the financial justification has been prepared on an appropriate basis and can be substantiated
*Ability to maintain the fixed assets register as required including posting of depreciation and addition of new capital projects

Person specification;

*Educated to 2:1 degree level (or equivalent)
*Wants to work for a manufacturing company and wants a challenging opportunity
*Desire to become a qualified accountant with an expectation of qualification within 3 years if unqualified
*Experience in a manufacturing environment
*IT Skills - high degree of ability to utilise Excel


For further information or a private and confidential conversation either for this specific opportunity or your personal job search please do not hesitate to contact Jack Curtis on 0114 261 1700 or 07496 364678.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 25 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.