Agri-EPI Centre (short for Agricultural Engineering Precision Innovation Centre) is one of four Agri-Tech centres (Agri-Tech Centres) established by the UK government in 2015. Agri-EPI Centre focuses on the delivery of research, development, demonstration and training on precision agriculture and engineering for the livestock, arable, horticulture and aquaculture sectors. Agri-EPI receive £5.8m government funding and are headquartered in Edinburgh.
Agri-tech is the use of technology for farming that is developed to improve efficiency and profitability and Agri-EPI Centre is the ‘go to’ enabler of innovation in precision agriculture.
Agri-EPI are looking to appoint a new hands-on Management Accountant on a permanent basis. It is essential that this individual demonstrates the capabilities of being an effective finance professional with a keen eye for detail. It is also important to have a good level of knowledge of accounting principles focusing on processing, preparing and reporting on month-end accounts.
The successful individual will be a part or fully qualified accountant (ACCA, CIMA, or equivalent) with a proven track record of preparing management accounts whilst working closely on budgets and forecasts. It is suited to experience within a charitable, public sector, academic or SME commercial organisation.
This is an excellent role for a technically strong Accountant to play a key role in the continued growth of a market-leading business.
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