Management Accountant - Costing

  • Up to £40000.00 per annum
  • Full Time
  • Ellesmere Port
  • Accountancy
  • 09/04/2024
  • Qualified
  • BBBH7716
  • Management Accountant - Costing
  • 12 Months
  • Contract
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Management Accountant - Costing / £40,000 / Ellesmere Port / Hybrid / 12 month fixed-term


  • 25 days holiday.
  • 40% wfh after qualifying period (dependent on business needs).
  • Bonus scheme.

Accountable Recruitment are working with a manufacturing organisation based in Ellesmere Port for a part qualified Cost/Management Accountant to join them on a 12-month fixed-term contract.

The successful candidate's main accountabilities will include:

  • Costing new products and authorising through the system workflow procedure.
  • Preparing monthly reconciliations for key balance sheet accounts including GRNI, Stock in transit and inventory accounts.
  • Identification, analysis and reporting of monthly manufacturing cost variances, PPV & freight, working to identify and fix any cost related issues.
  • Working closely with the Product Management team to assist with new product development and customer tenders.
  • Production of monthly plant financials, analysing actual performance versus forecasts and identifying areas of focus for management.
  • Reporting using Atlas and BI Pyramid to analyse key movements in inventory balances.
  • Completing the quarterly standard cost update ensuring all new costs are accurate and communicated to the senior management team of the business.
  • Assisting in the annual budgeting process including calculating revised overhead absorption rates.
  • Providing responses to external audit requests during the annual audit.
  • Assisting with preparation of statutory financial statements.
  • Other ad-hoc reporting/queries.

Role Requirements

  • CIMA/ACCA part qualified.
  • Excellent Outlook and Excel skills and use of an ERP system, preferably SAP.
  • Excellent communication skills with all levels of personnel.

For further information please contact Paul Roberts on 07719315754.

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