Job DescriptionSharp Consultancy are proudly working exclusively with a reputable manufacturing organisation in their search for a skilled and driven Part Qualified Management Accountant to join their successful and growing Finance department. This opportunity would ideally suit an individual who is actively studying either ACCA/CIMA and looking for progression as this position is varied, allowing further exposure and responsibility within the month end process alongside supporting the Financial Controller in other duties. This role does highlight high level part qualified experience, however will be beneficial throughout the remainder of ACCA/CIMA studies and can offer growth within the role as you qualify with a competitive package and study support available. Further roles/daily responsibilities include: *Preparation of specific parts of the monthly management accounts. To be completed within agreed reporting timescales *Preparation of other elements of the monthly accounts (including group reporting) in accordance with established procedures and timescales *Monthly review, analysis and commentary of the accounts prepared by the job holder to identify reasons for variances. *Challenge business performance and develop data to allow this. Reporting back to the business on results and plans/forecasts *Ensuring the accuracy of standard costing systems, including a minimum annual review of the product standards involving liaising with production colleagues to ensure that product costing reflect the reality of what is happening on the factory floor *Providing finance support to the allocated business areas including weekly review of costs with the operations team and review of product profitability *Preparation of annual budgets and interim reforecasts for submission. To include bridging between current and prior budgets / reforecasts and critical review of budgets to ensure that variances are explained and correct *Providing support on prepa...