Manufacturing Accountant

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £250 - £300 per day

  • Contact:

    Samuel Everton

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

Interim Manufacturing Accountant

  • 12 Month Contract with the opportunity to be permanent
  • £180 - £250 day rate

We are currently seeking an experienced Management Accountant with a manufacturing background to join our client's business in the West End.

Client Details

Our client is a global specialists in raw materials production. The company has a global presence.


  • Assist in preparing monthly management report including P&L, Balance sheet, various sales and margin analysis by major customer, segment and product group; inventory report; quality, machine efficiency, waste and other factory related cost report; expenses analysis for sales, admin and IT department for distribution to the senior management team.
  • Prepare monthly review with commentary.
  • Prepare 3-month sales, forecast for the review of senior management team.
  • Prepare Manufacturing KPI report for operation team meeting.
  • Assist in intercompany reconciliation, monthly financial results Global Key Account report according to Group's strict deadline.
  • Process journals, bank reconciliation and balance sheet reconciliation for assigned accounts.
  • Prepare monthly inventory age analysis and liaise with sales team and supply chain to minimise exposure.
  • Prepare weekly stock variance report for review with production and warehouse team on major deviations.
  • Prepare weekly cash forecast and weekly sales upload.
  • CAPEX spending tracking and ensure timely capitalisation of assets and fixed assets register maintenance.
  • Prepare quarterly report in FX exposure, lease commitment, CAPEX spends by projects with commentary on progress; commercial excellence report.
  • Assist in preparation of annual budget and strategic 5-year plan.
  • Assist in preparation of year end reporting and year end audit.
  • Provide global sourcing team with information on volume and pricing for key materials.
  • Update raw material and imported items standard costs.
  • Provide support to sales team in developing product costs.
  • Provide assistance to business excellence manager on validating cost reduction projects.
  • Develop models in excel to help analysis on production performance, factory expenses, FTE and as required by senior management.
  • Back up for accounts payable, accounts receivable and payroll as required.
  • Assist BU controller with ad-hoc reports as required.


  • 2 years manufacturing experience
  • Cima/ ACCA qualified or part qualified
  • Advanced Excel Skills

Job Offer

  • Career growth
  • Competitive pay

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