Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

Interim Management Accountant


Reference: JM6053

Type: Contract

Minimum Salary: £40,000.00

Maximum Salary: £45,000.00

Qualifications: CIMA, ACA, ACCA

I am recruiting for an experienced Management Accountant to complete a 12-month fixed term contract with a successful manufacturing company based in Winsford. Reporting to the Head of Finance, you will be responsible for the delivery of accurate reporting and first-class analysis of the manufacturing performance of the business. You will play an integral role in supporting the Head of Finance and wider team, deputising where appropriate.


Duties Include:

  • Take ownership and a hands-on approach to all aspects of financial and business metrics measurement, reporting and analysis for operational performance
  • Delivery of timely and accurate weekly / monthly accounts
  • Proactively run meetings ensuring actions are undertaken to both understand current operational performance and improve future performance
  • Prepare annual operational budgets and quarterly forecasts, review performance against budget on a weekly basis
  • Prepare ad-hoc reports and analysis to help maximise the financial performance of the business and support profit improvement
  • Monitor capital expenditure against signed off spend and co-ordinate the investigation of any variances
  • Meet all reporting deadlines and ensure the highest standards of data integrity are maintained
  • Ensure standard operating procedures relating to the role are regularly reviewed and updated for changes in business processes
  • Apply your own experience to identify opportunities for improved efficiency or control
  • Actively participate in any future ERP development or other business changes


The ideal candidate will have worked in a similar role previously ideally within an FMCG environment. You will need to be CIMA/ACCA or ACA qualified or suitably qualified by experience.