Management Accountant

  • Job Reference: SWR3395
  • Date Posted: 30 May 2022
  • Recruiter: Shearline Engineering Ltd
  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £40,000
  • Sector: Accounting, Manufacturing
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Management Accountant – Shearline Precision Engineering is looking to recruit a Management Accountant to join our team in Ely, Cambridgeshire in this newly created role. 

Our Management Accountant will be the right-hand person to the Finance Director, and we are looking to appoint an experienced and commercially minded professional who has manufacturing experience. 

Duties and responsibilities will initially include:

  • Production of weekly sales and margin reports, highlighting work that is not achieving minimum profit levels
  • Monthly Management accounts – including reconciliation of control accounts, accruals and prepayments
  • Monthly reporting of results and variances, as well as providing relevant feedback to budget holders
  • Investigating and analysing estimated job costs to actual
  • Providing feedback and analysis on over-running jobs
  • Stock Valuation– establishing and updating standard costs, reporting and investigating slow moving stock, identifying and reporting over-runs, supporting the rolling stock take process. 

We are a large sub-contract organisation and manufacture a diverse and numerous range of parts to customer specification, so a good understanding of BOMS and Routers is key. We are a small finance team and there will be occasions where cover is needed for more transactional tasks such as sales invoicing, daily cash flows and updating bank transactions 

About you: 

The Management Accountant will have manufacturing experience and an understanding of BOMS and Routers, they will be quick to learn and not afraid to ask questions. Good attention to detail is a must. Applications from part-qualified and QBE will be considered. 

About Us: 

Established in 1973, the Shearline Group has evolved through decades to become a true centre of manufacturing excellence. We value our employees and their work-life balance and understand the importance of flexible working and offer a 4-day working week (37½ hour week worked over 4 days). 

We offer a clean, pleasant working environment with a recreation room, free tea & coffee facilities, onsite parking, employee award scheme, finder’s fee, incremental holiday entitlement and long service awards.

We actively help you train and develop, via our performance management process.

Caring for each other’s well-being and success, is part of what we do. Our culture is one of collaboration, respect, and integrity. 

In addition to all of this, our remuneration and benefits package is very competitive of circa £40000 per annum. This is a Full-time position – 37.5 hours a week onsite at Ely with the possibility of remote working 1 day a week. These hours can be worked over 4 or 5 days with a degree of flexibility on start and finish times. 

If you have all the relevant skills and experience and would like to join our company, please apply by forwarding an up-to-date CV as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you. 

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