Management Accountant

  • Location
    Carlisle, Cumbria
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Accountancy
  • External Reference
    JN-072022-265257
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Management Accountant

Management Accountant


Our client, a market leader in the manufacturing sector, currently have an opportunity for a Management Accountant, reporting to the Finance Controller, located at their site and offices in Carlisle.


Benefits for you:



  • A competitive salary depending on skills, qualifications and experience

  • Bonus scheme

  • An attractive contributory pension scheme

  • Private health insurance and subsided dental care

  • Life assurance scheme

  • On site canteen

  • Cycle to work scheme

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays

  • The opportunity to build a career in a multi-cultural environment

  • To be rewarded fairly and promoted based on merit and performance

  • Professional and personal development through training and work experiences

  • Strong engagement and commitment to the safety employees


This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic, ambitious individual to join a multinational organisation, with the scope to provide worldwide opportunities.


The role:


The successful candidate will prepare, develop and analyse key financial information to support decision making to ensure future organisational improvements, whilst providing high quality support to management colleagues. They will also maintain accurate financial records, complying with external/internal policies, ensuring value is achieved from management information systems.


Duties and responsibilities will include:



  • Month End Management Accounting, including preparation of Income Statement, Balance Sheet, variance analysis and commentary

  • Support Plant functions to make financial decisions, identify opportunities to optimise value, implement continuous improvement and support the Plant Cost Reduction program

  • Communicating financial results and analysis to Financial and Non-Financial Managers

  • Budget and rolling forecast preparation and presentation

  • Standard Costing Review

  • Ensure compliance with Sarbanes Oxley Audit requirements and other internal financial risks and controls


The successful candidate will possess:



  • Qualified Chartered Accountant status, preferably CIMA although ACCA will be considered, alternatively should be QBE with an appropriate degree

  • Proven Management Accounting experience, ideally significant post qualification experience

  • Ideally experience should have been gained within a fast-paced manufacturing environment

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to review and present data to Financial and non-Financial Management

  • Expert technical and systems skills, including advanced Excel spreadsheet skills and ERP system experience (JDE/SAP)

  • Ability to portray analytical skills and drive continuous improvement

  • Evidence of working productively and efficiently under pressure to meet deadlines whilst demonstrating attention to detail and high-quality performance


Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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