7 months ago
Elevation Accountancy & Finance are currently recruiting for a leading manufacturing business based in Sheffield. They have a rare opportunity for a part qualified or QBE Accountant to support the Financial Controller in producing financial reports and management accounts.
Duties & Responsibilities will include:
* Management accounting, including supporting the budgeting process as part of the annual business plan development, and timely and accurate monthly cash flow, P&L and balance sheet reporting; including forecast projections and associated variance analysis and commentary
* Supporting new business options costing and forecasting
* Oversight of the accounts payable and receivable functions
* Operational and Regulatory Reporting, including Balanced Scorecard and team KPI performance reports and quarterly reports learner registrations and awards
* Oversight of outsourced payroll service
* Ad-hoc project work including helping support the financial aspects of any future acquisitions or mergers
* Management and development of the 2 finance staff
Skills & Experience Required:
* A CIMA/ACCA/ACA part qualified/newly qualified accountant OR Qualified By Experience
* Capable of delivering or aspiring to deliver first-rate financial and business management support
* Be a highly motivated, hardworking, and focused individual who must be able and willing to roll up their sleeves and do day to day tasks i.e. payment runs, invoice customers
* Have practical experience of the day to day process of ledger management ideally using Sage 200, and strong Excel skills
* Have some experience of finance systems and/or process improvement
* Good analytical skills are important and an ability to translate complex data into pragmatic and concise reports is welcome
* Have some experience of managing and developing staff
* Have excellent verbal/written communication skills, negotiation skills and a strong customer focus
This challenging and varied role will enable the successful individual to gain fantastic exposure to a whole site accounting function and month end in a dynamic and fast paced environment.
If you meet the criteria for this role, and are interested in being put forward please do not hesitate to apply or contact me to discuss.