Company Accountant

  • Job Reference: 11942
  • Date Posted: 22 December 2021
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Accountancy, Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Paul Mitchell
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  • Telephone: +44 (0)116 254 9404

Job Description

11942 - Company Accountant

Location: Blaby


Our client, a highly successful Leicester manufacturing business which has experienced rapid growth over the last few years, is looking to recruit a Company Accountant to join its friendly team. The ideal candidate will have financial and management accounting experience, be well organised, with a proven track record in a similar role. Reporting to the Managing Director and working alongside the Financial Controller you will be involved in:

•     Production of Monthly Management Accounts including commentary.

•     Accruals & Pre-payments.

•     Balance Sheet and Control Account Reconciliations.

•     Supplier Payments

•     Fixed Assets.

•     Inventory valuation.

•     WIP

•     Costing

•     Labour & Overheads & Variance Analysis.

•     Budgeting.

•     Payroll & HR

•     VAT Returns

•     Ad hoc Analysis and Reporting

•     KPI's

•     Board reports


You will also, in time, be involved in various aspects of Administration:

•     Reviewing IT, including the implementation of a new MRP system

•     Procurement

•     Insurances

•     Utilities

•     ISO 9001


The Right Person

•     A part or fully qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA or AAT or Qualified by Experience).

•     Experience with Sage and Excel

•     Confident to work on your own.

•     Commercially aware and able to add value to the wider business.

•     Hands-on approach with attention to detail


Salary Package

On offer is an opportunity to work in an Entrepreneurial manufacturing environment.

•     Salary package to be in the region of £40-£45K.

•     Company Pension

•     23 days + Stat

•     9am – 5pm Mon – Fri (30 mins lunch)

•     Parking