Accounts & Administration Manager – £35-45,000

This is a newly created opportunity to join Finecast Foundry Ltd., a progressive and versatile engineering business which has recently been awarded new long-term defence and auto sport contracts. The accounts and administrationmanager will provide a highly efficient and effective support service to the directors, enabling them to drive the business forward with confidence.

Your remit will include:

• Managing all aspects of accounting and administration for the business, including daily bookkeeping, management accounts, compliance, year-end accounts, HR and company secretarial duties.

• Credit control and liaison with customers, suppliers, and other key external contacts.

• Working with senior management in the budget process.

• P&L analysis for all cost centres.

• Recommending and implementingimprovements to processes.

• VAT / PAYE and cash flow forecasts. 

• Month-end reporting relating to financial performance of manufacturing units.

• Stock reporting and forecasting.

To be considered for this pivotal role, you will either be an established AAT qualified accounts and administration manager or be an up-and-coming part-qualified accountant (ACCA or ACMA) with a desire to develop your career in a modern manufacturing business.

Either way, you will be someone who takes a hands-on approach and relishes the opportunity to apply your expertise to benefit both the accountancy function and the wider business.  A high level of proficiency is required in the use of Excel, Sage 200 (or similar) and ERP systems, as is extensive experience in manufacturing accountancy.

If this sounds like you and you are keen to join a privately-owned business which has a bright future ahead, then we would love to hear from you!

Overview of Terms:

Salary is negotiable depending on experience and qualifications.

22 days’ holiday allowance (please note that five days are taken in the summer and 3-5 days over Christmas when the company shuts down).

Pension scheme.

Hours are 40 per week and this is an office-based position (in Littlehampton).