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Operational Accountant

Widnes   •   £30,000 - £40,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Operational Accountant
  • Liverpool

About Our Client

A global organisation who specialise in several sectors including retail, manufacturing and manufacturing. As an industry leader, they pride themselves by offering market leading strategies to develop their workforce from within and show a passion for excellence in customer service.

Job Description

The Operational Accountant will be responsible for:

  • Preparation of accurate, timely and user friendly financial and commercial information
  • Assist in enhancing the business unit internal financial controls and procedures
  • Business Unit management accounting and reporting including completion and preparation of the monthly management accounts, annual budget and forecasts
  • Financial analysis and associated commentary to understand variances
  • To liaise with other departments as required ensuring the reporting deadlines are met
  • Management and monitoring of accounting processes, preparation and implementation of new and reviewed procedures
  • Input and analysis for commercial tender proposals
  • Ad-hoc project work as required
  • Liaise with Directors, General Managers, Regional Managers, Business Unit Finance representatives, Central Finance Team and employees at all levels within the organisation

The Successful Applicant

The Operational Accountant will be:

  • CIMA/ACCA part qualified (or equivalent accountancy qualification)
  • Be familiar with responsibilities and duties detail within job description
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Logistics, manufacturing or FMCG experience (desirable)
  • Be able to demonstrate excellent communication and organisational skills

What's on Offer

  • Up to £40,000 starting salary
  • Full study support