Management / FP&A Accountant, BlackburnJob description:
This business is experiencing steady growth in both UK and overseas markets following a period of restructuring and investment. Operating predominantly as an FMCG design and distributor, they have a number of routes to market which have created a greater need for MI and reporting within the finance department. As a result they are now looking to recruit a Management Accountant who is also capable of undertaking FP&A work to support decision making. This will be a rewarding role for someone who enjoys getting into the detail and making recommendations to senior finance and department managers. The key duties will include:
- Responsibility for preparation of accurate monthly group management accounts and board packs
- Supporting the preparation of annual budgets and monthly forecasts
- Reporting on historic and forecasted performance
- Financial planning to support decision making and strategic initiatives
- Reporting on financial and operational KPI’s
- Margin and cost analysis, sales and commercial reporting
The ideal candidate for this role will be comfortable meeting a reporting timetable whilst also managing a number of projects and improving processes that support other departments in the business. Strong analytical skills are essential along with the confidence to challenge current working methods to drive business performance and add value. You will be joining a high calibre team who are keen to nurture and develop talent and allow you the opportunity to earn extra responsibility. Experience of a Management Accountant / FP&A role, preferably in a medium to large sized business would be useful as they are looking to scale up and implement best practice, ideally you must also be CIMA / ACCA / ACA qualified, eager to learn and make a difference.
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