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Heyland Recruitment are working exclusively alongside this specialist manufacturing SME as they look to recruit an experienced Management Accountant to join their finance team. As a Management Accountant, you will play a crucial role in providing financial insights and analysis to support strategic decision-making within the organization. This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a strong background in financial accounting and management to contribute to the success of the company.

Reporting directly to the Financial Controller, the Management Accountant will be responsible for:

Gathering and analysing trends within an organisation's finances

Putting together reports for senior leaders

Controlling and forecasting income and expenditure

Advising on finance-related decisions

Developing and managing financial systems/policies.

Preparing income statements, balance sheets and other financial documents

Measuring the company's financial performance based on financial... records

Identifying problem areas and presenting recommendations to company management

Supervising delivery of Accounts payable/Accounts receivable

Performing audits of departments within the organisation

Overseeing other aspects of financial operations such as bookkeeping and payroll

Evaluating and monitoring financial information systems and recommending improvements where needed

Communicating and interpreting financial data to non-financial managers

Demonstrate understanding of products, machine capabilities & customer expectations.

Be aware of and understand cost implications on the business. Assist in opportunities to reduce cost.

Understand and participate in group initiatives. Identify potential future opportunities for improvement.

Support training and development of colleagues as required.

Ensure appropriate communications are conducted daily to team, customer service and commercial departments.Requirements Attributes / Experience:

Proven experience as management accountant, accounting supervisor or similar role

Solid knowledge of basic and advanced accounting and financial principles and practices

Excellent knowledge of cost accounting and reporting

Excellent knowledge or risk analysis, budgeting and forecasting

Working knowledge of financial software and MS Office

Analytical mind with aptitude in maths

Excellent communication and presentation skills

A problem-solver with attention to detail

Organizational and leadership skills

Advanced Excel skills

Experience of ERP systems and databases useful

BSc/BA in accounting, finance or similar field

Relevant certification (e.g. CMA or CGMA) or equivalentJW/0366

35 - 45k
Skelmersdale UK


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