Commercial Management Accountant
COMMERCIAL MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTANT £30,000-£45,000 Bonus Benefits Leicester (south) Manufacturing Permanent The Role This position is a standalone Finance role, working closely with the Plant General Manager & Technical Colleagues, and reports to the Financial Controller who is located remotely. The position will involve: - Forecasting and reporting on costs across the site, including standard costs, overheads, and operating costs. - Performing variance analysis to identify and interrogate discrepancies. - Liaising on a daily basis with general management and technical colleagues in order to drive efficiencies, using financial data as justification. - Producing standard month-end & year-end periodic reports, for review by finance colleagues located in a UK Shared Service Centre. - Having input in the optimisation of a new ERP system; QAD (previously MFG/Pro). The Person This opportunity is ideal for a Qualified Accountant, who has experience in a business facing role, to continue their professional development in friendly yet rewarding environment. To be successful in this position you will: - Be able to demonstrate excellent management accounting abilities, particularly cost accounting and forecasting. - Have worked in a manufacturing or engineering type environment, which may include the automotive or aerospace sectors. - Be capable of communicating complex financial information to non-finance colleagues, in order to justify points effectively. - Think and act independently, with limited oversight from more senior finance colleagues. - Possess a full ACA / ACCA / CIMA qualification. The Company Our client is a subsidiary of a global manufacturing corporation. They now seek a dynamic & commercially minded Accountant or Finance Manager. The business is easily commutable from along the M1 from the north or south, and the M69/M6 from Birmingham and Warwickshire. How to Apply To apply, please do so online, attaching a copy of your CV and details of your current remuneration.