Management Accountant

Job Title: Management Accountant
Salary Range: £45,000 - £50,000
Location: Shoreham-by-Sea
Start Date: Jan-2022 / ASAP
4 days in the office with the occasional option for 3 days


My client is actively hiring for a Management Accountant to join their Finance team on a full-time, permanent basis. This role is based in Shoreham-by-sea.

The role reports into the Senior Finance Business Partner. This is a highly commercial and operational role which the successful candidate will have a real impact on the business performance.

You will be involved in all elements of the business from setting the engine price through to helping to drive operational costs savings

*Support the Engine Leadership Team by providing sound analysis and advice to enable sound operational and commercial decision making
*Generate, interpret and prepare ad-hoc management information to enable operational and commercial decision making, e.g. efficiency and pricing
*Accountability / Key Responsibilities
*Liaising with the customer on financial elements of the price agreement
*Evaluate, measure and drive cost down business opportunities
*Define, improve, standardise, and systemise daily / weekly KPI reporting
*Business Performance
*Challenge profitability and cash flow and increasing awareness of business decisions on working capital
*Perform the month end process for the business unit
*Ownership of forecasting, budgeting, and reporting for the business unit
*Provide insight and challenge to enable robust decision making
*Be part of the decision-making process so the business impacts are considered

Management Information:

*Production of Management Accounts with business unit sign off
*Responsible for production and improvements of the Business unit operational monthly dashboard.

Investment / Capital Decision Support:

*Review locally all Capital investments before divisional approval
*Ownership of local asset register in collaboration with the Financial Controller


*Studying for or qualified with an accountancy qualification
*Degree/HND or other relevant qualification or experience
*Highly numerate with a commitment to producing quality results for a demanding management team.
*Self-starter with the ability prioritise
*Excellent in Microsoft Excel and proficient in other Microsoft products
*Experience in interrogating ERP systems (preferably Infor LN)
*Minimum 3 years' experience in a business environment, preferable manufacturing

The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.