Management Accountant

Fort William



MOWI has enjoyed a significant success over many years and employ over 1300 people with significant operations spread across Scotland.

Our organisation has an ambitious vision which sets out plans for large scale growth, supported by a well-defined leadership culture and value led environment.


Role Responsibilities:

The Management Accountant will be a part of a small team based in Fort William, reporting into the Farming Controller.

The main purpose of the role is to analyse and report on key financial data ensuring that our senior and farm managers receive timely, accurate and relevant information.

This role requires a highly motivated and dynamic individual who is not afraid to work flexibly to meet the demands of the job. The ideal candidate will be a hands-on team player with the ability to persuade and influence farm managers whilst remaining confident in all aspects of finance. 

Candidates should be ACCA qualified, or working towards this, with previous commercial experience.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • To produce timely and reliable management information reports on a monthly basis.

  • To investigate variances against budgets and provide analysis of differences on a monthly basis.

  • To assist Senior Managers and Farm Managers in the control of cost and expense against previously agreed budgets.

  • To assist Senior and Farms Managers in the preparation of annual budgets and cash flow forecasts. To ensure timely provision of management information.

  • To assist the Senior and Farms Managers in the preparation of the relevant information for Annual Estimates and LTP’s.

  • To attend site meetings and ensure appropriate commercial input.

  • To attend site meetings and ensure financial guidance to farm managers.

  • To assist with the submission of relevant information to Head Office in Rosyth according to the accounting timetable.

  • To assist the Farming Controller with the preparation of results, and ad hoc tasks.



To apply for a role with us, you must be eligible to work in the UK, and able to travel to our site in Fort William for work each day.  In return we offer an attractive salary, bonus, pension, Occupational Health Support and training/development opportunities.

Please note, we reserve the right to close this vacancy or keep it open subject to volume and quality of applications.  We would therefore encourage candidates to submit an application as soon as possible.