Management Accountant | Financial Controller Designate

  • On application
  • Tunbridge Wells, Kent
  • Id&c Ltd

Background

ID&C and Identilam are established, award-winning businesses based in Tunbridge Wells, Kent.

We manufacture and supply wristbands and accreditation products, as well as providing our own in-house software to enable on site badging and access control solutions. Our clients are some of the largest and best-known live events such as Wimbledon, Glastonbury, The Ryder Cup, O2 Arena and many more.

In addition to state-of-the-art production machinery in the UK, we have a global supply chain and customer base.

We are a business unit of Avery, itself a division of CCL Industries, the world’s largest labelling group. The next chapter for us will present amazing opportunities for an individual with the right attitude and drive it takes to be part of a high performing team. ID&C and Identilam are the best in the UK and North America, and now you can be part of our team that will make it the best in Europe!

The Role:

ID&C requires an experienced finance professional to sit with the U.K. team. The role, reporting into the Finance Director, is a full accounts support role and you will need to be able to manage a full workload on your own initiative. You will primarily be responsible for day-to-day financial administration and compliance but you will also possess an ability to analyse and interrogate data.

As part of Avery and CCL, there will be excellent opportunities for future progression for the right candidate.

Hours of Work: Monday to Friday, 8:30 – 5:30 (40 hrs per week)

Tasks:

Management Information – including but not limited to preparation and submission of monthly management accounts, quarterly VAT returns and data for completion of annual financial statements.

Supervision of Daily book-keeping processes, including Bank Reconciliations and Nominal Ledger Maintenance.

Review of credit applications, approval of Credit Notes and Refunds, management of supplier payments.

Maintaining Accrual, Prepayment and other schedules required to enable the preparation of reliable management accounts

Active involvement in the annual budget process, with the maintenance of reports to assist line managers understand performance against Plan and Prior Year.

Overhead cost control

Maintenance of Fixed Asset Register and monthly Depreciation calculations

Posting Inventory adjustments and reviewing inventory provisions (e.g. wastage, count discrepancies)

Requirements:

Experience of working in a busy finance function.

A professional, flexible, proactive and enthusiastic approach to work with excellent attention to detail

Have the ability to prioritise tasks and deal with them in a timely manner.

Have excellent organisational and communication skills, both in house and on a customer level.

Be honest, reliable and trustworthy.

Have an analytical and numeric mind-set.

A relevant accounting qualification or evidence that you are actively working towards gaining one is preferred.

Knowledge of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel.

What to Expect:

An intimate, yet global team setting. You’ll be communicating with teams across the Group every day.

A diverse, energetic, fun work environment.

Collaboration with Sales, Marketing, Production, and Operations.

To win! Our whole team has a compelling determination and desire to succeed, and we expect new joiners to add fuel to the fire from day one.

What This Job Is Not:

Cushy... you will roll up your sleeves and have an incredible ability to get things done.

Easy... This is not your come and clock in and clock out kind of position. We expect you to come to work and bring distinct value to the table.

Rigid... You’ll help us set the rules. If something isn’t working, you’ll help fix it without pointing fingers.

You Are:

Team player

Dependable.

Proactive

Self-Sufficient

Dynamic

Willing to roll your sleeves up and get your hands dirty

  • Advertiser: Direct Employer
  • Reference: IDL-RLD-0721