Business Technical Manager

Accounts Assistant

Posted 6 August 2019

Location: Lostwithiel, Cornwall

Job type: Full time, Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm

Pay: Competitive

Closing date: 20 August 2019

At Trewithen Dairy, Cornwall’s largest milk bottler, our people are the key ingredient to support the next phase of our ambitious growth plans.

We are seeking a diligent individual for the role of Accounts Assistant. This is an exciting opportunity to work in a unique, fun and supportive environment.

The main duties will include:

  • Maintenance of customer prices for over 500 customers
  • 3 month margin review on new customers and ongoing margin review of all customers
  • Reconciliation of all milk received into site
  • Preparation of monthly milk statements for our farmers to a strict deadline
  • Preparation of dairy weekly flash reporting sales and labour variances again to a strict deadline
  • Liaise with by the shop floor and senior manager team to report and investigate weekly variances
  • Assist financial accountant in preparation of the monthly management accounts and information for the board pack
  • Provide cover alongside the financial accountant for all functions of the accounts department.

The person we are looking for:

The ideal candidate for the role will have experience working with standard reporting within a food or drink manufacturing site. You will be AAT qualified or studying with at least 2 years’ accounts experience ideally within a FMCG environment. You must possess excellent excel skills.

How to apply:

If you think that you are just the person we are looking for then please send a CV and covering letter to

The closing date of applications is 20th August 2019.