Site Accountant, Coleraine, Permanent job, Salary Competitive
Your new company
You will work for a large co-operative with a heritage of excellence spanning over 100 years. This company export their products to over 70 countries across the globe and employ a highly dedicated, entrepreneurial workforce of approx. 700. This business identifies and meets the needs of their customers, competitively and cost efficiently providing produce of the highest possible quality.
Your new role
As Site Accountant you will report to the Group Finance Manager and will be responsible for all inventory accounting activities on site. The role has responsibility for the accurate, timely recording of all Operational expenses and the analysis of this expenditure. The Site Accountant is responsible for preparing & producing the monthly management accounts, including the posting of General Journals, cut-off review and analysis. The role will also encompass any other day to day accounting & financial activities. Responsibilities include: review department OPEX costs with budget holder; identify & support potential OPEX efficiency improvements & cost savings; understand the Operational Site cost drivers, identification of any risks/opportunities in delivering expected site results, including labour, goods and services usage; active involvement in project implementation and reporting, including savings validation; preparation of monthly management accounts, analysis & commentary; complete period end balance sheet reconciliations; maintain & update Fixed Asset Register; assist relevant departments in preparing CAPEX & large maintenance budgets ensuring compliance with CAPEX approvals & reporting process; monitoring & commentary of Actual CAPEX spend vs Approved CAPEX spend; timely preparation & completion of annual budget & forecasts and assist with the delivery of group finance initiatives.
A full job specification is available on request.
What you'll need to succeed
- Qualified Accountant - Minimum of 3 years Post Qualification Experience
- FMCG Industry experience (Incl. Monthly Mgt Accounts)
- Experience of analysing Operational expenses/Gross Margins
- Experience working with business financial accounting systems
- Experience of driving and delivering change to financial / business processes
- Strong communication skills including the ability to influence
- Strong analytical skills
- Proficient in Excel and MS Office
- Previous experience of an integrated ERP system e.g. SAP, EPICOR, Oracle
What you'll get in return
You will work for a leading company based in Coleraine who have grown considerably over the past few years. It is the second largest manufacturer of its kind in Ireland with over 100 years of tradition, excellence and innovation. You will work on a full-time permanent basis and a competitive salary is on offer.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Edelle Harrigan on 02871 242031.
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