Accountant

  • Job Reference: 11818
  • Date Posted: 29 March 2021
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Peterborough
  • Salary: £36,000 to £42,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bonus, pension, share scheme
  • Sector: Accountancy, Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Paul Mitchell
  • Email: office@paulmitchellassoc.co.uk
  • Telephone: +44 (0)116 254 9404

Job Description

Accountant
Location Peterborough

Our client, a highly successful international business, seeks a dynamic qualified and experienced Accountant to join its busy team.

Salary: £36000 to £42000 (Depending on Experience)
*Benefits: 25 days annual leave,10% bonus, Contributory pension scheme - the company will double the employee's contribution Up to 10%, Contributory share scheme - The company will match 50% of the employee's contribution.
* Flexible working arrangements will be considered for this role, in-line with the needs of the business.

Job Duties/Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:
* Member of the Inventory, Material and Costing Accounting team, supporting project work for new ERP
* System implementation, Project Transform as well as ongoing process improvement across all areas of the team.
* Supporting Inventory and Material reporting for the Peterborough site, along with associated cost analysis.
* Consolidation of the overall global Inventory and Material Costs for the business unit, including month end, and accountable reporting, annual planning and forecasting cycles.
* Business Partnering with the Purchasing and Supply Chain leadership teams.
* Support for Month end financial close including journal preparation and analysis of results.
* Completion of monthly corporate reporting requirements.
* Measurement of key performance metrics for inclusion in the monthly business unit scorecard.

Candidates will have gained the following skills and experience through previous roles:
* Professional certification (Qualified ACA, CIMA, ACCA or part qualified).
* Strong analytical skills, with the ability able to understand detailed data and analysis and translate to key messages to non-finance leaders.
* Previous management accounting experience.
* Excellent business partnering skills.
* Effective communication skills and confident in presenting financial information to senior management.
* Ability to fit into a dynamic and fast-moving accounting team and global business.
* Good organisation skills and ability to meet tight deadlines.
* Excellent Excel and Power point skills.
* Process improvement skills
* Previous experience in manufacturing is desirable.

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