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Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Contract Type: temporary
Location: Edinburgh
Salary: £200 - £250 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 - 9 Months
REF: JM170223EDI_1676710817
Contact Name: Jason Mitchell
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Interim Management Accountant
Edinburgh (Hybrid working)
6-months minimum assignment
£200 - £250 per day

Our client, a leader its specialised field, is looking to source a Inventory Accountant to join its talented team on an initial interim basis. This a pivotal role for the business, providing financial accounting and control support for various production sites and inventory.

The successful candidate will come from a manufacturing/product industry and be well versed in stock and inventory complex accounting matters. You will ideally have gleaned this in a Retail/FMCG environment and have examples to date where you have built cross-functional relationships.

Main duties include:
* Responsible for partner sales invoicing and sales to group companies
* Maintenance of accurate stock records, standard costings and completion of monthly routines and stock reconciliations
* Responsible for review of trade receivables balances and liaising with stakeholders to ensure payments are within terms
* Coordinating and aligning all stakeholders in the sales process: partner, country team, franchise teams, finance and supply chain and support development of customer service levels
* Liaise with the group's supply chain and affiliates with regard to any stock variances
* Manage and develop the stock transactional team in all operational requirements
* Develop and enhance stock procedures and control environment
* Liaise with external and internal audit over stock queries

The successful candidate will be part qualified ACCA/CIMA with experience of computerised inventory and sales order processing. You will have knowledge of manufacturing costing methods. You must have strong communication skills and excellent IT skills and abilities.

This is an exciting opportunity to work closely with very core of this business, ensuring operational excellence from a financial perspective. This client has a reputation for rewarding and recognising top talent, so longer term opportunities could present themselves to those who consistently strive to add value.

Vitae Financial Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.