Assistant Commercial Accountant (Foods) in Princes Limited at Liverpool, England, United Kingdom

Website Princes Limited

This listing is about Princes Limited in Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
in 2022

About the job


Job Title: Assistant Commercial Accountant

Grade: 1 / 2 (dependant on AAT or CIMA studier)

Department/Location: Finance / Liverpool

Reports to: Commercial Accountant (Foods)

Job Purpose

To assist the Foods Commercial Accountant in providing a comprehensive financial support service to commercial management in order to maximise short and long-term profitability for the assigned SBA’s.

Responsible for costing and commercial duties of 2 production sites (Long Sutton & Wisbech), with a turnover of £433M.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Production of costing information, including NPD-type costings, for the Commercial management teams.
  • Periodic updating of standard costs via SAP and related support processes.
  • Production of purchase price variance reports and provision of meaningful analysis for use by the Commercial management teams.
  • Provision of monthly marketing cost analysis to allow clear control by the Commercial management teams, including month-end accruals and prepayments.
  • Management of the sector’s royalties, ensuring related Group rules, policies and procedures are adhered to.
  • Assist the Commercial Accountant with the production of budget information for product costs and financial information for budget reporting packs.
  • Provision of ad-hoc information and analysis to stakeholders as required.

Knowledge, Skills And Experiencc

  • To be studying towards AAT or CIMA qualifications.
  • Proficient in Excel, and in particular, pivot tables and lookups.
  • Experience of ERP software, preferably SAP.
  • Able to work to tight deadlines.
  • Attention to detail is a prerequisite.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Able to demonstrate a commercial approach, to costings and ad-hoc work.

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Company: Princes Limited

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Job Location: Liverpool, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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