Financial Accountant

18 Sep 2020
16 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
Financial Accountant

Willand, Devon

Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits + Prospects

Monday to Friday

When you join 2 Sisters, you will become part of the UK's largest food manufacturer with ambitious plans and as such you can look forward to working with a whole bunch of talented colleagues with a shared passion for quality, service and most importantly food.

We are currently recruiting for a Financial Accountant for our site in Willand.

UK Poultry represents more than half of 2 Sisters' business by sales. The division employs over 9,000 people working in a chilled environment to process poultry products which are then marketed to UK consumers via major retailers.


As Financial Accountant you will be a key member of the site's Finance team, providing financial support to assist the site in achieving its key objectives; key elements will include

developing & improving the systems which monitor operating profitability, including Capex requests, fixed asset register, balance sheet records, collating weekly/monthly reports as well as measuring production and operating efficiencies. You'll also:

* Review overhead spend with Managers on a regular basis with a view to controlling costs and facilitating better forecasts and budgets.

* Responsible for putting together the site balance sheet for budgets and quarterly forecasting. Reporting against budget /forecasts.

* To provide cover / review the weekly P&L forecasts.

* Capex: To include payback analysis on projects and maintaining the FAR.

* Keeping tight controls to prevent both blocked and parked invoices whilst maintaining the dashboard.

* Responsible for reconciling the full balance sheet and providing full detailed analysis to ensure control and eliminate risks.

* Provide support to the site Financial Controller, ensuring functional targets are achieved and also ensuring that changing business requirements are met.

* Review and monitor working capital, attend weekly meetings, report against plan and challenge site management team.

And lots more! This really is a fantastic opportunity to make your mark at 2 Sisters Food Group and help us achieve our goals.


Can you do it? Yes you can, if you're fanatical about food, thrive under pressure and have the can-do spirit that's created our success. Bring those qualities, with the following and you will have the recipe for success:

* Qualified ACA, CIMA or ACCA OR Part Qualified with experience preferably gained in a food manufacturing environment

* Excellent communication skills which will enable you to influence

* Disciplined and organised with the ability to work under pressure

* Excellent Excel skills

* Navision experience desirable


2 Sisters Food Group is one of the UK's biggest food manufacturers providing great tasting products to the nation, from chicken to cookies and pizza to pies!

With over 20 sites in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland, you have the opportunity and flexibility to pick your ideal location.

We employ over 18,000 staff, all of whom have the opportunity to progress as we focus on promoting from within and you can be part of that too.

Knowing that our business is only as good as the people we employ, we ensure that we invest in people like you to enhance skills and professional development.

We want to make YOU the future of our business.

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