The Role

Here at Hain Daniels we are currently recruiting for an Assistant Management Accountant at our Corby site. Here, we produce freshly prepared fruit, freshly squeezed juices and smoothies, fresh fruit patisserie and fruit jellies for the retail channel.

This role will be to provide accurate and timely management information to support the aims and objectives of the business, with a focus towards continuous improvement. The role will best suite an individual who has gained management accounting experience within and operational/ manufacturing environment.
This is a 12 month contract to cover Maternity Leave.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare and analyse daily, weekly and monthly reports for management.
  • Yield analysis
  • Labour variance analysis
  • Work force planning
  • P&L for the drinks factory
  • Provide support with reconciliation of various balance sheet accounts, including effective review processes with Finance Manager.
  • Attendance to Tier 3 factory operational meetings.
  • Assist with commercial reporting i.e. Customer / SKU / Profitability.
  • Assist with Year End reporting and statuary audit.
  • To apply the highest professional standards in all activity, internal or external, enhancing reputation of the company and its employees.
  • Ensure objectives, deadlines and KPI's are achieved.

What you will need for the role / what it will take

  • Early stage studier - CIMA.
  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Ability to build rapport - whilst having an enquiring mind
  • You will need to demonstrate excellent IT skills, with an ability to use Excel to an advanced level.
  • Must have a good understanding of company product and customers, as well as a general understanding of site hygiene, technical and Health & Safety procedures.
  • Naturally analytical with an ability to present complex data as easily understandable information.
  • Ability to work well under pressure and prioritise an ever-changing workload.
  • Demonstrate a 'can-do' attitude.

About Us

The Hain Daniels Group is one of the UK's leading food companies. With sales of c£500m, we create food and drink products with natural goodness at their core. We're the business behind a host of household brands - Hartley's jams and jellies, Sun-Pat peanut butters, New Covent Garden Soup Co., Linda McCartney's meat free food, and Yorkshire Provender to name a few. Nearly half of our business is private label - we create quality freshly prepared fruit and juices, desserts, soups, sweet spreads and meat free products for our retail partners.
Our Vision
To make it easier for everyone to lead a healthier, balanced lifestyle. Without our great team of people, this vision couldn't be our reality.
Top Talent across the UK
Over our 12 sites up and down the UK, we employ circa 3,100 people in roles within Production, Supply Chain, Product Development, Sales and Marketing, and through to our Finance, HR, IT and beyond. Each of our colleagues is vital to our continued success. That's why we target the best talent, and help to develop them through the ranks. In fact, almost a third of our vacancies were internal promotions and transfers last year.
Learning and Development
We offer Management and Leadership Development programmes appropriate to an individual's role and skill level, as well as a broad range of other training and development initiatives, including an extensive e-Learning suite to help self-serve your own development further.
If Hain Daniels sounds like the company you'd like to contribute your energy and enthusiasm towards, and come on an exciting journey with us, then we can't wait to hear from you!