Management Accountant

Posted 10 March 2023
LocationCounty Carlow
Job type Permanent
Contact NameKieran McKeown

Job description

What you need to know

Matrix Recruitment is working with our large manufacturing client based in Co. Carlow to recruit a Management Accountant.  This company is a leader and innovator in their field of expertise with operations in the UK and Europe. They have grown significantly in the last 2 years. 

This is a new job, it’s a fantastic opportunity for a Management Accountant, and to be part of a great finance team.  Don’t miss out on a great career opportunity in 2023.

As Management Accountant your purpose is to work closely with the Head of Finance to ensure effective delivery of accurate management financial information. 

Hours of work 8.30-5pm

Permanent Job 


Your new job

  • Control and Management of financial aspects of the business including assistance in preparation of the monthly Management Accounts.

  • Cost accounting and analysis including standard costing and reporting of variances.

  • Inventory accounting, calculation and analysis of inventory provisions and write-offs.

  • Business Partnering to provide timely and accurate information to support decision making.

  • Support annual statutory audit process.

  • Financial Accounts, Budgets and Forecasts

  • Support preparation of Budgets, Forecasts and KPIs.

  • Detailed reporting / monitoring of income and expenditure.

  • Produce management information as and when required.

  • Identify cost reduction and efficiency initiatives in company systems and processes. 


What are we looking for?

  • Qualified or part qualified pursuing professional exams in  (ACA, ACCA, and CIMA) 

  • A minimum of 3+ years in manufacturing finance, within a management accounting role preparing standard costs. 

  • Experience in analysing financial data. 

  • Excellent analytical skills and numerical ability

  • Superb communication skills with the ability to influence and engage at all levels.

  • Ability to problem solve and work in a fast-paced environment. 

  • Highly Motivated with high level of proficiency in MS suite particularly in excel. 

  • Confident self-starter who is assertive and focused. 

Call Kieran for more information on this job. 

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