Cost / Manufacturing Accountant

  • Location

    Huddersfield, West Yorkshire

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    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Contact:

    Mathew Kaye

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Sewell Wallis are working with a successful manufacturing business as they are searching for an experienced manufacturing accountant.

An award winning business that continues to be recognised they have recently won awards for 'best manufacturer' and an award for being economically responsible.

The role reports into a strong Group FC who likes to support and develop his teams.

Areas of responsibility;

*Provide analysis of trends, and identify performance issues
*Provide fully explained of variance to Plan ( volume / mix / rate ), with concise commentary
*Align financial performance to Operational KPIs
*Complete financial evaluations/ costings of operational initiatives - ensuring robust measures are in place to report against for future post completion reviews
*Develop ways to improve transparency of numbers reported
*Build relationships between Finance and other areas of the business to identify areas where decision making can be effectively improved
*Cost control reviews with site management for materials and overheads expenditure.
*Keep the company systems up to date with product updates, new product launches, product costs, Labour and Overheads rates.
*Financial Control and Asset Management - Ensuring adequate controls are in place for the management of factory assets
*Capacity & OEE reviews - resource planning and costing
*Wastage analysis and stock take reviews, GRNI reconciliation / creditor recs
*Labour Utilisation, OEE reconciliation, resource management reporting - departmental analysis
*Maximising company assets through capacity & resource planning
*Capex, CI, etc costing and evaluations - holding stakeholders to account

What you will need;

Manufacturing experience.
Part or fully qualified or QBE.
Business partnering experience with manufacturing / production.

For more information please contact Mathew Kaye

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