Management Accountant

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Management Accountant






January 01, 2023


Job ID: 20513


Management Accountant

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My Client a Global Manufacturer of packaging solutions who partner with some of the world’s leading Organisations across Life Sciences, Food & Beverage, Cosmetics and Consumer Goods are looking to attract a Management Accountant for their operation on a contract basis circa 6-9 months.  Reporting to the Finance Manager and based in Castlebar with hybrid working available, the Management Accountant is a critical member of the local Finance Team providing control, analysis reporting and influencing of the job costing process.

Key responsibilities:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts for manufacturing site accounts. 
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly reporting
  • Preparation of variance analysis and reconciliation of performance. 
  • Cash and Performance Forecasting. 
  • Cost Centre reporting. 
  • Monitor the Tharston (or Other) system to ensure job costing is complete, accurate and timely.
  • Prepare job variance reports for all jobs within the review parameters and compile and present weekly and monthly closed jobs variance reports.
  • Ad-hoc analysis and reporting on financial and non-financial  performance. Assist with annual budgeting. 
  • Identify cost reduction and efficiency initiatives to help current year and projected financial forecast effect
  • Work with operations to ensure WIP remains at an acceptable level
  • Continuous Improvement: Support a culture of continuous improvement, including contributing to and supporting product development, new business development and purchasing and operations objectives. Be fully involved in instigating and manage cost saving projects
  • Support the Finance Manager on optimizing Finished Good (FG) levels and minimize aged FG to improve Working Capital
  • Liaise with and prepare data for external Auditors, internal auditors, revenue, CSO etc.


Key Requirements:

  • The successful candidate needs to be fully qualified ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CPA with 2-3 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Strong financial, analytical, and commercial skills ideally within a manufacturing industry environment.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to engage across the business with all stakeholders
  • A pro-active, energy driven individual who is comfortable operating both independently and as part of a team

For further information on this Management Accounting contract opportunity in Co Mayo please contact Helga Reeves on 086 1278837 or email   Do check out all open opportunities on the Eden Recruitment website

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