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Manufacturing Accountant

  • Location: Barnsley
  • Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Study Support + Holidays + Pension
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 14 days ago

  • Sector: Transactional Finance, Finance
  • Contact: Part Qualified
  • Contact Email:
  • Expiry Date: 15 July 2022
  • Job Ref: JCU38088_1655305795

Sharp Consultancy are delighted to be partnering with a specialist manufacturing business who are the market leader within their industry. This well-established business has dominated their industry and continually focused on providing high levels of quality customer service and reinvesting significant funds into their manufacturing facilities and technology, which has allowed them to remain the market leader.

The business requires a Manufacturing Accountant to help support and join their experienced finance team, and will ideally suit an ambitious and driven individual, looking to start a successful and long-term career in finance.

The role will report into the Finance Manager and will support in a variety of aspects within the finance team such as month end, reporting, budgeting, and business partnering and will allow the individual to gain as much expose as possible and to strengthen their knowledge within finance alongside their ACCA/CIMA studies.

This is a progressive role with great potential to develop whilst working with a passionate and market leading business.

Responsibilities include:
*Assisting in the preparation of monthly management accounts and reports
*Assisting in preparing annual budgets and monitoring performance in conjunction with management team
*Producing key weekly reports including direct labour costing and material usage variances
*Daily efficiency reporting to factory leadership highlighting factory performance
*Ensuring that standard material and labour costs are maintained
*Proactively identifying and rectifying cost efficiencies and process improvement
*Business partnering with factory leadership team and providing clear ad-hoc reporting to help drive improvements in the business
*Monitoring accounting records and internal controls
*Sales ledger
*Any ad-hoc tasks appropriate to the role

If you are interested in the above vacancy, or alternatively are only tentatively looking please do not hesitate to contact me completely confidentially in the first instance.
Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction. To apply please send your CV, quoting our reference and specifying which website you saw this position advertised on. Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within seven days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Sharp Consultancy is a finance and accountancy recruitment specialist assisting accounting and finance divisions of businesses in the Yorkshire and Derbyshire area. With over 30 years' experience we pride ourselves on sourcing excellent finance professionals across all divisions of an accounts function, from finance administrators through to senior Finance Director appointments. Please visit our website for more information on accountancy jobs or accountancy recruitment; finance jobs or finance recruitment.