Management Accountant, BurnleyJob description:
This rapidly growing manufacturing and distribution business is one of Lancashire’s most successful companies developing market leading products for a worldwide customer base. Operating in an attractive sector the business has benefitted from internal investment that has improved operational efficiency and facilitated the launch of new products that have driven profitability.
The business is now pursuing its next phase of expansion and is looking to strengthen the finance team with the appointment of a part or fully qualified (CIMA, ACCA or ACA) accountant to deliver and improve financial reporting and take on more responsibility over time. This role will involve working closely with the site Financial Controller and supporting the senior management team and both internal and external stakeholders. The key duties with this role will include:
- Preparation of the monthly management accounts with commentary
- Commercial analysis by product, customer and region
- Sales reporting across the group
- Variance analysis against budget and forecast
- Balance sheet reconciliations
- Stock valuation, costing and analysis
- Foreign currency management
- Dealing with international ledgers and ad hoc finance queries
- Resolving customer issues and supporting AP & AR teams
This role has become available following an internal promotion and they would like to recruit an ambitious Management Accountant keen for progression within a growing group of companies. The successful candidate can expect to be given ownership of cost centres over time and will have the opportunity to take on responsibility and prove their potential. Working closely with an experienced Financial Controller whom you will assist closely this would be an excellent role for someone looking to enhance their career as you will get exposure to ERP systems and international trade. Applications would be welcomed from qualified accountants from both practice and industry or part qualified with a good level of experience.
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