Management Accountant

  • Location
    Workington, Cumbria
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 35000 / Year
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Management Accountant
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Banking and Financial Services
  • External Reference
    JN-062019-74154

We are looking to recruit a Management Accountant to work for a large, successful, employer of choice based in West Cumbria.


Working within a busy finance department, of a large manufacturing company, the successful candidate will report to the Financial Controller and be:



  • Qualified management accountant (CIMA, ACA, ACCA or AAT)

  • SAP experience

  • Experienced in use of Microsoft Office (in particular Excel)


Key duties of the role:



  • Providing Accounting support to the Production departments


    • Investigate Production performance - reviewing job costs

    • Calculating Waste and investigating Waste and Efficiencies

    • Tracking raw Materials - and alignment with Pricing

    • Reporting Monthly Production performance, reporting on results, to Business Unit Mgmt team

    • Identifying and analysing variances to plan/PY

    • Challenging variances to plan

    • Forecasting remainder of year spend

    • Highlighting areas of risk and opportunity

    • Supporting WC initiatives, driving down inventories and improved S&OP process

    • Supporting Continuous Improvement (CI) initiatives


  • Helping to create monthly Management reporting Packs

  • Investigating various operational KPI's

  • Month end activity in preparation of financial results

  • Drive the site's cost reduction agenda

  • Checking the integrity of data and ensuring accurate information is given to management in order to drive the business forward

  • Articulate financial and non financial information to all levels of the organisation

  • Assist with other tasks within the department in both Management and Financial accounting

  • Ad hoc analyses as and when required

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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Please apply with your CV to: Jodie Law