James Cropper PLC is a £100M turnover, 6th generation family, innovative manufacturing Group of high quality specialist paper, advanced specification non-woven veils and moulded fibre packaging products.
An excellent development opportunity exists for a Management Accountant in our Paper Division. Reporting to the Paper Division Financial Manager, the successful candidate will be required to prepare comprehensive, high quality, schedules and working papers to support the generation of management accounts. To carry out sales, costing and margin analysis, providing reasoned variance explanations. In addition, produce cost and contribution information and support the development and implementation of improved operational and financial systems.
Systems and Data Analysis
As the Paper Division grows, our Finance support activities will need to evolve new ways of highlighting and delivering increased value opportunities.
The successful candidate will possess the drive and ability to support significant development of our integrated Business Intelligence system, delivering enhanced reporting functions that provide financial insights to support strategic decision making.
Ideally the successful candidate will have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment. You will be a competent IT user with advanced excel skills and the ability to pick up new IT systems quickly. Additionally, you will be an effective communicator who is capable of developing good working relationships with the ability to project manage continuous improvement activities.
This is a full time, Monday to Friday, 40 hours a week opportunity with the successful candidate being flexible around the needs of the business. The role comes with a competitive remunerations package.
Why James Cropper PLC?
James Cropper is a specialist paper and advanced materials manufacturer in north-west England with a strong ambition to grow in its chosen markets. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a rapidly-growing listed company with more than 170 years of heritage that thrives on innovation.
A business of around £100m, it has important market shares in the USA, China, the Far East, Europe and the UK. We are renowned globally for colour expertise, dedicated responses to challenging custom projects and award-winning commitment to the highest standards of sustainability.