Management Accounts Project Controller

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
38000.00 GBP Annual
08 Feb 2018
28 Feb 2018
Job Type
Contract Type

Qualified Management Accountant required for a leading manufacturing business, GBP40,000 + Bonus & Bens

Your new company
Our client is a European leader in their field, employing over 80,000 people in more than 30 countries. Their UK Head office is based in Newcastle under Lyme and provides comprehensive engineering, logistics and commercial support to UK customers. They have benefited from continued growth in recent years and now seen as a major supplier, with world class overseas manufacturing facilities.

Your new role
We need a qualified Management Accountant who has ideally worked within manufacturing and has experience dealing with project control. You will act as the Head of UK project controlling, which covers 5 business units, you will manage international customer projects, support the strategic project control and prepare decision papers for commercial/strategic planning, create and update business plans and budgets, working with project managers and prepare full P&L and variance reports. You will define measures to improve project results, inc gross margin, EBIT and define planning parameters to control costs, calculate hourly rates, overheads, allocations etc.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be a qualified accountant who has ideally worked within project control in a manufacturing environment and is experienced within strategic planning and financial reporting. You will work as part of a small team, with multiple stakeholders and also manage and mentor a graduate, therefore communication skills are key. Knowledge of IFRS and SAP is beneficial, and you must be a confident user of Excel.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a competitive salary and generous bonus and pension benefits, along with health and dental care and free parking. You will join a leading organisation who continue to enjoy growth and success, this role is available due to an internal promotion, progression will be available should you prove to be an asset.

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