Assistant Management Accountant

Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Swansea, UK
18 Jan 2019
07 Jan 2019
Contract Type
The Management Accountant is the central figure in providing support to the Controller for the financial close process and activities connected with business planning and results projections. This involves liaising with people at all levels in the organisation to provide the data required, ensuring computer reports are available on time, and accurately producing the various reporting packages required. The person will be required to analyse results, be able to present and explain them, in some depth, to management, and recommend improvement actions. In a start-up environment, a variety of other tasks (not necessarily financial) may be expected of this person. Main Responsibilities of the Management Accountant: - manufacturing variances - unit cost reports - scrap and process yields - inventory (in-house and consignment) trends - department expense and headcount reports - manufacturing financial package - financial statistics by customer (profit, ROA etc) - Assist the Controller with other miscellaneous reporting and internally or externally as required. - Ensure the maintenance and safekeeping of adequate historical records of cost accounting and financial planning data (PC back-ups etc). - Maintain adequate reserves for inventory, fixed assets etc and appropriate expense accruals, following company and site policies. - Administer periodical physical counts of inventory and fixed assets, both on- and off-site. - Assist internal and external auditors. - Provide support to the Controller and other managers on the Capital Request and appraisal process. Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms: This job was originally posted as