Commercial Management Accountant

 

Are you a part qualified looking to complete your CIMA studies with a study package and lots of room for career progression as the business grows? Or,are you a recently qualified CIMA accountant looking to join a vibrant and fast growing manufacturing business?  Are you looking to work flexibly?

Our client, based in Highbridge, just off the M5, is expanding its finance team and is looking to add a Commercial Management Accountant, reporting directly into the FD, in a dynamic and forward thinking team. It is a growing and varied role, covering all aspects of commercial finance, and is a real opportunity for someone to come in, shape the role and develop their career.

You must be enthusiastic and proactive, with excellent attention to detail and an advanced  grasp of Excel. In return you will receive a salary of £27-£35k FTE, a study package for CIMA and excellent opportunities for flexible working in a team where the Finance Director works flexibly themselves. 

 

About our Client

Based in Highbridge, Somerset, our client is a leading manufacturer of interior fit-out bathroom units for large commercial building projects across the UK.  Working closely with main-contractors and developers across a wide range of sectors; student accommodation, apartments, hotels, retirement homes, healthcare, MOD and care homes, they supply over 10,000 units a year.  The units are prefabricated for easy installation - constructed off-site, locally and work on a modular design so can fit all kinds of spaces and styles.

 

The business forms part of a family owned group of companies which has been manufacturing products and supplying the building industry for more than 60 years. It employs about 250 people across 3 sites.  They have experienced significant organic growth in the past few years and this is a fantastic time to join this vibrant and exciting business.

About the role

This role will report into the Finance Director, also working closely with the Commercial finance lead, the finance team of 5 and the wider business

 

This role will prepare management accounts and reporting and cover all aspects of commercial finance for this exciting, fast growing business and is a real opportunity for someone to come into the role and contribute to the growth and development of the finance team and wider business.

 

Duties and responsibilities will include:

 

  • Calculate, prepare and post nominal ledger postings (accruals, prepayments etc) within set deadlines
  • Balance Sheet reconciliations
  • Some posting of transactions
  • NL code interrogation
  • Sales analysis
  • Liaising with budget holders to understand variances and forecast
  • Validation of kpi’s
  • Collation of volumetric reports
  • Data Analysis
  • Data collection and review for R&D Calculations
  • Assistance in budget preparation
  • Provide analysis of performance against operations targets

 

About you

You will be a part qualified CIMA or newly qualified CIMA accountant with an enthusiastic and proactive approach, looking to further your career and complete your qualification.  You will have great attention to detail and be an advanced user of Excel. In particular you should be:

 

Must-haves:

  • Minimum part qualified CIMA
  • Advanced MS Excel skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Approachable, with a flexible attitude to work
  • Enthusiastic, pro-active approach to work, enjoys taking on challenges and proposing new solutions

 

 

Perks

Personal career growth as the company itself grows
Study Package for CIMA
Company benefits package