Group Management Accountant

  • £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
  • Full Time
  • Knowsley
  • Accountancy
  • 05/02/2024
  • Qualified
  • BBBH7468
  • Group Management Accountant
  • Permanent
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Group Management Accountant / Knowsley / Salary £40,000 - £50,000

We are seeking an experienced Group Management Accountant to join our clients growing finance team based in Knowsley. Our client is a high growth, private equity backed manufacturing organisation, and we are seeking a skilled and detail-oriented Management Accountant to join their growing team.

Key responsibilities:

  • You will be responsible for the accurate financial reporting of one of the entities within this growing group. In this hands-on role, you will prepare monthly management accounts including detailed commentaries.
  • The ideal candidate will have a strong background in management accounting within the manufacturing sector.
  • Conduct regular WIP valuations
  • Work closely with the production team to understand the status of ongoing projects and calculate accurate WIP values.
  • Monitor and control stock levels to optimise working capital.
  • Conduct periodic stock reconciliations and ensure accuracy in stock records.
  • Cost Analysis - perform cost analysis to identify areas for cost reduction and process improvement.
  • Analyse variances between standard costs and actual costs, providing explanations for any discrepancies.
  • You will assist in the development of annual budgets and periodic forecasts.
  • Work closely with department heads to understand budget requirements and provide financial support.

Key skills:

  • Proven experience working within a management accounting role, preferably in a manufacturing environment.
  • Good knowledge of WIP valuations, stock management, and cost analysis.
  • Proficient in using accounting software and Microsoft Excel.
  • Analytical mindset with attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and a proactive approach.

Full time, permanent role offering a hybrid working pattern. 25 days holiday + BH and great career development opportunities!

If you are a dedicated and experienced Management Accountant looking for a challenging role in a dynamic manufacturing environment, we would love to hear from you!

Please apply below or contact Lauren Harrison on 07731 356 287

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