Financial Accountant (FMCG Manufacturing)

Job Title: Financial Accountant (FMCG Manufacturing)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Trafford, Greater Manchester
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Contractual Benefits
Reference: J909275_1627380518
Contact Name: Kelly Newell
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 27, 2021 11:08

Job Description

Financial Accountant (FMCG/Manufacturing)


£40,000 - £45,000

Excellent and highly competitive contractual benefits

We have an exciting opportunity available for a Financial Accountant to join our clients team based in Irlam, Manchester. This is a brand new role to help support the Financial Controller as our client become increasingly busy due to continued success and substantial investments.

As our new Financial Accountant you will provide insightful information to support the management team. Your new role will assist in the delivery of long term financial plans and to support the development of the business' planning and reporting systems.

Your Key Responsibilities

* Assisting with the production of accurate periodic financial and management accounts and help prepare published statutory accounts annually to meet timetables and standards
* Assisting with the preparation of all Corporation Tax documentation for Statutory and Company purposes
* Assisting with the reconciliation of VAT records and documentation and submit the VAT return to meet the Inland Revenue deadlines
* Providing accurate and meaningful analyses of financial information as required by the Finance function and other functions to maximize business efficiency
* Responsible for periodic control account reconciliations ensuring accurate financial accounting records maintained
* Assisting in the preparation and co-ordination of budgets and periodic reforecasting
* Assisting with all aspects of external reporting including Funders, Insurance, HMRC, credit agencies
* Assisting in the control of working capital and in the provision of information to maximize cash flow
* Supporting all financial aspects affecting the financial control team
* Assisting with implementing robust financial controls within the SAP financial ledgers

Skills Required

* Educated to Degree level or equivalent in accounting and/or finance
* ACCA qualified
* Must have experience of working in a busy finance environment
* FMCG experience desirable
* Excellent computer skills and experience to include the use of microsoft office
* SAP experience desirable

Benefits of becoming our Engineering Shift Coordinator

- Discretional middle manager bonus up to 9.5% based on business and personal KPI's
- Training and development
- Health Shield - After 12 months service
- Health checks (diabetes/blood pressure, stop smoking advice etc.)
- Occupational health advice
- Pension - company contribution in line with AE
- Generous holiday entitlement - 26 days plus 8 bank holidays and 1 extra day at Christmas
- Vouchers and wine at Christmas
- Staff Discounted Shop
- Free on-site car parking

How To Apply

Please click on the link to apply ensuring all of your contact details and information are thoroughly up to date.

I look forward to receiving your application.



Kelly Newell
Manufacturing Divisional Manager

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