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Management Accountant

Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
£40,000 to £41,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022

A growing group of companies who are doing fantastically well have an intriguing and exciting management accountant role available.

Reporting to the lovely Financial Controller the duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Support PI counts, stock variances and receipting issues within manufacturing.
  • Support warehouse stock location management and analysis of production reporting
  • Establish recovery rates per machine / product type
  • Ensure scrap and wastage are recorded correctly
  • Track daily sales and margin per customer / product type
  • Attendance at production meetings as required by operations director
  • Become proficient in use of ERP and warehouse systems
  • Responsible for all areas of accounting around stock, including inventory valuations at closing.
  • Preparing sales and profitability analysis
  • Understand major drivers on the cost base
  • Analyse manufacturing variances
  • Produce inventory reports.
  • Review material costs for inconsistencies, including PPV
  • Forecasting rolling 12 months to gross margin level.
  • Refine and build models to ensure accuracy of reported data into the business
  • Establish standard costs and update as appropriate

The Person

  • At least 2-3 years working within a manufacturing environment
  • Ideally qualified CIMA, although QBE will be considered.
  • Strong costing and stock experience preferred.
  • Proactive, self-motivated and with strength of character.
  • A confident communicator who can build relationships with the wider organisation quickly.
  • Ability to challenge the status quo
  • Ability to quickly interpret facts and compare data
  • Flexibility in managing varying workload and willingness to get the job done.
  • Excel IT skills (excel to intermediate stage a must)
  • Experience using ERP systems, Microsoft General plains an advantage but not essential.
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  • Job Reference: 705555111-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Adele Carr Recruitment
    Adele Carr Recruitment
  • Location: Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
  • Salary: £40,000 to £41,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent