Interim Management Accountant

Recruiter
Michael Page
Location
Lincolnshire, Spalding
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
29 Aug 2019
Closes
29 Sep 2019
Ref
14043067/001
Contact
Chelsea Hider
Sector
FMCG
Contract type
Interim
Hours
Full time
  • An interim position created to meet the demands of the business during peak periods and holidays.

  • The successful candidate will produce the management accounts and commentary for key areas of the business and will also own allocated balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Client Details

    My client is fast becoming a supply chain supplier of choice for major retailers and manufacturers in the UK. They are leading specialists in supply chain services for ambient and temperature controlled products, they have expert knowledge in transport, warehouse and EDI technologies, having partnered with some of the best names in supply and retail systems.

    Description

    • Owning the accounting for designated cost centres, nominal codes or balance sheet codes (e.g. Revenue, Commercial Vehicles, Trailers, Agency, Subcontractor costs)
    • Presenting and explain financial performance for their areas to the Senior Managers as required
    • Proactively identifying and delivering best practice processes improvements (efficiency, control or reporting)
    • Advising operational managers on the correct accounting treatment of transactions
    • Assisting and supplying information to auditors for annual audit
    • Deputising as required for the Financial Controller

    Profile

    • Qualified Accountant - CIMA, ACCA or ACA

    • Minimum of 3 years experience of management / financial accounting

    • Cost centre accounting, management accounts preparation and balance sheet reconciliations

    • Strong Excel skills with the ability to create and develop spreadsheets using functions (pivot tables, lookups etc.) or macros to automate and improve accounting

    • Able to proactively identify and implement process improvements

    • Leading and delivering change

    • Strong knowledge of accounting regulations, procedures and current legislation

    Job Offer

    The successful interim candidate will have the opportunity to make an impact within a leading supply chain logistics company on a 10 month assignment.

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