Operations Accountant / Finance Business Partner

Operations Accountant / Finance Business Partner

Operations Accountant / Factory Accountant / Finance Business Partner
FMCG Manufacturing
£££competive + bens
Scunthorpe, Gainsborough, Grimsby, Lincoln, Doncaster

A leading blue chip manufacturer with a site in the Scunthorpe / Gainsborough area is currently seeking an Operations Accountant / Finance Business Partner to provide financial reporting and support to the Site Manager and business through finance business partnering.

The successful Operations Accountant / Finance Business Partner will work collaboratively with the Site General Manager and the business to ensure costs are optimised and managed and implement finance best practices within the site operations.

The successful Operations Accountant / Finance Business Partner will ideally hold a finance degree or be a fully qualified accountant. You will have experience in a Manufacturing environment providing support and guidance to non financial managers using effective communication and negotiating skills. Expereince of SAP is highly desirable for this role.

Responsibilities of the Operations Accountant / Finance Business Partner include:
• Product / Process costing
• Ensuring that actual costs are recovered within reported product costs and that variances are identified, investigated and actioned with the operations team.
• Provision of weekly detailed and top level KPI reports for the plant.
• Review of KPI data with operations to identify performance improvement opportunities.
• Stock management and reporting including stock reconciliations and control of stock write-
• offs.
• General ledger reviews - review and control of postings to site cost centres.
• Capital control – evaluate proposals, monitor spend and review with the team to ensure projects are delivered within the approved value.
• Budget cost preparation
• Proposing and evaluating cost saving / profit enhancing, continuous improvement or system enhancement opportunities.
• Ad hoc projects/ reporting.

Application via CV

Scantec Personnel Limited is acting as an employment business and an employment agency. For contract or interim roles (and unless otherwise stated), all pay rates stated are on a Limited Company basis.

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