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Our  client  is  an  outstanding  engineering  company providing high quality vacuum products and services. They are currently looking for a Management Accountant to join their team based in Hailsham.    

The main purpose of this role will be: Accurate and timely reflection of the business activities according to the agreed accounting standards Identifying areas of strengths and improvement opportunities Providing guidance to all areas of the business .

Key Accountabilities:

  • Completion of monthly management accounts, variance analysis and detailed commentary
  • Preparation and submission of statutory returns (VAT / EC Sales / Intrastat / NSO)
  • Analysing financial performance and contributing to business planning and forecasts
  • Monthly reconciliation and closing of COS related entries Initial reporting and investigation of business variances (labour, materials, price etc)
  • Initial reporting and investigation of business variances (labour, materials, price etc).
  • Maintaining standard costs

Essential skills & experience

  • CIMA Qualified accountant
  • Min 4 years of experienced in creation and analysis of monthly management accounts
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Min 3 years of experience in a manufacturing industry with standard costing
  • Experience of Microsoft Dynamics AX


  • Fully qualified accountant IT skills, advanced excel skills

 Personal qualities/attributes:

  • Ability to work accurately to committed timelines High level of organisational and planning skills
  • Problem solving and analytical capability

Salary: £50k – £60k (DOE) + Benefits

Please note: you must be based in a 30miles radius from Hailsham.

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