Staff Accountant (FTC)
- Job Reference: 11890
- Date Posted: 3 September 2021
- Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
- Location: Peterborough
- Salary: £36,000 to £42,000
- Bonus/Benefits: + Comprehensive Benefits Package
- Sector: Accountancy, Finance
- Job Type: Fixed Term Contract
- Duration: Min. 12-Months
- Work Hours: Full Time
- Contact: Paul Mitchell
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Telephone: +44 (0)116 254 9404
11890 - Staff Accountant (FTC) Job Spec
Our Client - a large manufacturing group based in Peterborough - is seeking an experienced, qualified accountant to join their team for a min. 12-month full-time fixed-term-contract.
As a member of the Business Support Accounting team, the successful candidate will be responsible for:
*Reporting of fixed & variable costs for the company, along with associated analysis / commentary on a monthly basis.
*Month-end financial close incl. journal preparation, cost allocations & associated trend analysis,
*Support annual business planning & forecasting cycles for key business areas within the organisation,
*Act as Business Partner to leaders through the provision of value-add cost reporting & KPIs, incl. monthly presentation,
*Completion of monthly corporate reporting requirements,
*Development / improvement of existing processes & reporting cascade as they progress towards digitalisation,
*Support in the calculation of annual overhead cost rates,
*Adhoc project work.
The Right Person
*Qualified ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent,
*Demonstrate strong analytical skills with the ability able to understand detailed data & analysis, and report key observations / recommendations to non-finance leaders,
*Previous management accounting experience is essential,
*Excellent business partnering skills,
*Effective communication skills, confident in presenting financial information to senior management,
*Proactive and able to work on own initiative with minimal supervision, able to fit into a dynamic and fast-moving accounting team within a larger organisation,
*Excellent planning, organisation and deadline time keeping skills,
*Strong IT skills incl. Microsoft Excel & PowerPoint.
*Appointment Type: Min. 1-year Fixed-Term-Contract
*Salary: £36,000 - £42,000 (subject to experience)
*Up to 10% Bonus
*Holiday 25 Days + Bank Holidays
*Comprehensive Benefits Package
If you - or someone you might know - are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 11890) on 0116 254 9404.
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