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Interim Management Accountant

  • Location: Lancashire
  • Salary: Day Rate c. £300.00 (inside IR35) per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 7 months ago

  • Sector: Finance & Audit
  • Contact: Mandy Abelson
  • Expiry Date: 11 March 2023
  • Job Ref: MAB/19939

My client, a PE backed FMCG company is actively searching a talented Interim Management Accountant to join the head office for a 3 – 6 Months period

Reporting to the Group Operational Financial Controller, this would be a key role within the Business with your responsibility being to provide Management Accounting, reporting and Insightful Financial Analysis for one of their operating sites.

Role and Responsibilities:

•Reporting of and supporting the reduction of Operational Costs with emphasis on manufacturing variances.

•Review budgets regularly to look for cost and cash reduction opportunities.

•Prepare monthly COGS forecasts, providing analysis of operational variances to assess company performance against targets.

•Provide Operations/Supply Chain with inventory insight to minimise stock levels and slow-moving/obsolete inventory.

•Support Operations/Engineering in the production of accurate Capital Expenditure proposals.

•Continuously review existing business practices to identify and implement changes which deliver greater cost efficiency and accuracy.

•Manages data to create meaningful financial reports, identifying trends that provide awareness of potential business improvements.

•Prepare key financial information to drive insight supporting the management team in advance of weekly/monthly meetings/board reports.

•Extraction and analysis of data to support in the production of weekly management accounts.

•Motivate and support more junior team members in delivering their objectives.

•Support in the timely completion of month-end/year-end accounts.

Previous experience and Qualifications:

•Fully Qualified (CIMA / ACCA / ACA)

•Ideally previous experience of working in a similar position within the manufacturing Industry.

This would be between 3 – 6 Months duration and could become a permanent opportunity

Please note, should feedback not be received within 28 days due to the large volume of applications, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful. However, we may be in touch with similar relevant opportunities.

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