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Fairways has an excellent opportunity for a fully qualified Accountant to join our highly reputable Angus based manufacturing client.  This is a full-time permanent position offering a competitive salary.
Job Purpose
The Accountant / Company Secretary will have full responsibility for the full financial function and HR function of the business.  You will be required to work proactively and also as part of a team.
Your main duties will include:
  • Preparation and submission of Monthly Management Group Reports including P&L, Balance Sheet and Actual v Forecast Comparison Sales Report
  • Quarterly P&L and Balance Sheet reporting
  • Preparation of year end accounts including balance sheet reconciliations
  • Responsibility for the year end audit and liaising with Company Auditors
  • Responsibility for all financial budgeting and forecasting
  • Preparation of cash flow forecasts including weekly reporting
  • Assisting with the preparation of the capital expenditure budget
  • Monthly management reporting for Parent Company including detailed P&L and quarterly consolidation report
  • Monthly Group Report of all bank balances
  • Responsible for cost accounting including department labour and overhead rates
  • Preparation of profitability job cost reporting
  • Liaise with department manager to manage credit control for the company
  • Preparation and submission of HMRC reports including quarterly VAT returns, Monthly Intrastat and EC Sales Lists
  • Assisting with Government Grant Claims and finance for capital expenditure
  • Completion of surveys and government statistical reports
  • Responsible for company secretarial duties including AGM and report writing, company insurance and utility renewals
  • Assisting with resolving any company system issues
Required skills and qualifications:
  • CA, CIMA, ACCA, ACA or equivalent qualification
  • Minimum 5 years PQE within a manufacturing environment essential
  • Experience in using Business 365 including Dynamics Nav required
  • Experience of Pegasus Opera Payroll required
  • Genuine interest in manufacturing
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player with the ability to work alone and under own initiative
  • Passionate, ambitious and resilient with the drive to succeed. You will also be commercially astute and be comfortable working in a demanding and challenging environment.
Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Salary £55,000 - £58,000 DOE
33 days holidays including public holidays
Scottish Widows Pension
Discretionary Company Sick Pay
Contributory Private Healthcare Scheme
On-going Training and Personal Development
Fairways acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers.
Fairways is an equal opportunities employer.