Financial Accountant

12 Jul 2017
02 Aug 2017
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Financial Accountant

Shift/Working hours:  Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5pm
We know about food!
Tulip Ltd is the UK’s leading food solutions business, supplying all major food retailers, wholesalers and foodservice companies with a wide range of quality products. We provide consumers with a comprehensive range of products in four key mega-categories - fresh meat & sausage, bacon & gammon, cooked meat, and convenience & snacking. Our farm-to-fork operation is unique in the industry, while our strategic framework puts customers, product, efficiency and people at the heart of everything we do, all with a view to growing responsibly. As part of the Danish Crown Group, the largest pork provider in Europe and the biggest exporter of pork in the world, Tulip Ltd is well-placed to deliver its ambitious plans for sustainable growth. If you have an appetite for more, this could be the role for you.
The position of Site Financial Accountant is based at our Westerleigh production site, near Bristol. Working closely with the Site Accountant & the Senior Management Team, this is one of the key roles on site. As our successful Financial Accountant, you will be responsible for the production of critical site reporting on a daily, weekly and monthly bases as well as taking ownership of the site forecasting and budgeting processes. Your other responsibilities will include balance sheet reconciliations and holding functional managers to account for their monthly spend. This role is one of the principal links between the site and the central accounting teams.
In addition, you will be expected to line manage two members of the accounting team and, as required, to deputise for the Site Accountant as required.
To be successfully appointed as our Financial Accountant, we are looking for someone who is a Qualified CIMA / ACCA Accountant, someone who has experience of working within a finance function in a large organization and someone who has demonstrable experience of regular financial reporting. Additional experience of accounting in a manufacturing environment, experience of using an ERP system (SAP, Oracle, etc.) and advanced Excel skills and ability to use pivot tables and VBA to produce reports and dashboards would be desirable.
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What We Offer

As an international organisation, we pride ourselves on creating high quality food and exceed many recognised industry standards. We care about our people and offer an excellent package including:

  • Competitive salaries
  • Pension and life assurance for all our employees
  • Tulip Reward Scheme where you can claim hundreds of discounts
  • Equipped for life programme including mini health MOT's, cycle to work scheme and more! 

If you are as serious about food as we are and ready to help us make a difference, we would like to hear from you.