Site Accountant

Permanent / Full Time|
Posted 2 weeks ago
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Real Pet Food Company has built a reputation for the freshest products you can find. Disrupting the market, we are serving real, locally sourced and made pet food - wet, dry, fresh, chilled and treats. No one knows pets quite the way we do.
We are a fast-growing, innovative FMCG Manufacturer with strong ethics and a love for keeping it real. Our success comes from having a great team of people behind some pet favourites with brands such as Billy & Margot, Farmers Market, Ivory Coat & Nature’s Gift!

This is where you come in:
We are looking for an experienced and proactive Site Accountant who is looking to join a rapidly growing company.  This is a hands-on role, requiring you to partner with the Operations Manager to provide financial support for key manufacturing decisions.  

Responsibilities include:
  • Weekly tracking and performance reporting of Manufacturing Variance and KPI’s.
  • Production of monthly operations accounts to the Group timetable
  • Understand and provide insight into the month’s results to the site and Group
  • Work with Cost Centre Managers to provide relevant information to help them manage
  • Establish budgets and quarterly forecast business plans
  • Provide financial input and support into Site Capital Expenditure Plans and Requests and track local projects through to capitalisation
  • Assist site management to control inventory and fixed assets
  • Identify and manage risks and opportunities to the site P & L
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills
  • Analytical and logical problem solving
  • Adaptable, flexible and comfortable with ambiguity
  • Identifies issues, proactively finds solutions and sees to completion
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to build strong relationships with business partners and work collaboratively
  • Demonstrated ability to establish new processes and manage business change
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Strong management/cost accounting experience gained from the FMCG/Pharma/Manufacturing fields
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel Skills, PowerPoint, financial modelling and analytical skills
  • Strong MRP/ERP systems experience
  • High attention to detail and ability to work logically, consistently and accurately 
  • CPA/CIMA or equivalent 
  • 5+ years in a manufacturing environment 
This is a great opportunity to join a growing global company. We are looking for someone to be part of our ambitious growth journey. When you join Real Pet Food Company you have an opportunity to make a significant contribution while developing your career within an expanding FMCG company. With the continued growth of our business, this is an exciting time to join The Pack.

Please note: NO agencies will be considered during this process. We advise you to refrain from submitting unsolicited profiles
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