Rutherford Cross is Delighted to be Retained by Baxters Food Group to Bring in an Operations Accountant to Join the Team

Baxters Food Group is a fourth-generation privately owned entrepreneurial business which specialises in the manufacturing of premium quality, primarily branded, food products. The Group’s product range includes soup, beetroot, chutney, condiments, preserves and meal options. Since Baxters began operation in 1868 a lot has changed, but their dedication to making only the best quality products has always been at the core of everything they do. The Baxters brand has grown from a humble village store to a global brand with a turnover of circa £450m.

The European Business has a turnover of circa £140m across their sites, which also incorporates two specialist manufacturers, Manor Vinegar, one of Europe’s largest vinegar producers, and Orexis Fresh Foods, a leading London-based chilled foods business specialising in ready-to-eat products.

A new vacancy based in Fochabers, Moray has arisen within Baxters Europe, representing an excellent opportunity to join their market-leading team.

This role offers a fantastic opportunity to further your career within a reputable business that has made itself a well-established household name over many years. The successful candidate will report directly to the European Head of Central Finance.

As a business partner to the Operations Management & Site Teams, you will report, analyse and interrogate the European operational performance, providing visibility of performance to drive performance improvement and strengthen controls. In addition, you will be supporting the New Product Innovation process with product costing and analysis.

The role is designed for a qualified Management Accountant with FMCG industry business partnering experience and a track record in building a partnership team structure with clear accountabilities. This individual will also have excellent communication and influencing skills as well as the ability to build a credible presence across the full business.

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Baxters Position Profile – Operations Accountant