Building your future

Our vacancies

Search Jobs  

Works Accountant

Job Introduction

Highly Competitive Salary

Hours: 37,5 per week, Monday to Friday
Contract: Permanent, Full Time

At Tarmac, ‘who you are’ matters.  We want to get to know you.  If you share our values and are proud of a job well done, collaborative in working well with others and ambitious to make things better, then have a read of what we have on offer. 

We are currently looking for an experienced Works Accountant to join our friendly team based in Dunbar site, East Lothian. Here at Tarmac, we are working hard to create a dynamic and inclusive environment and it’s important that our people come from a variety of different backgrounds.

Role Responsibility

As the sucesfull candidate you will report directly to the Plant Manager and will be responsible for the ownership of the plant production book. You will update records and challenge the numbers where required. Produce daily, weekly and monthly production stats, with true ownership and understanding of the numbers and build accountability of budgets with department heads.

You will work closely with the Finance Business Partner to cover purchase requests, goods receipting, accounts payable queries as well as other additional duties to ensure timely and accurate reports can be run for the plant.

You will be responsible for working closely with the Plant Manager and senior team for ensuring continuous improvements in Variable and Fixed Costs and production and technical KPIs. As well as provide Support to the central finance team on financial reporting and analysis.

The Ideal Candidate

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate proven experience working within an Industrial, Factory or similar environment as a Works Accountant or Plant Accountant. As well as possess good communication, IT knowladge and have a real desire in developing your skills.


  • A level education or equivalent
  • Able to demonstrate high level of written and numerical literacy, with strong excel skills
  • AAT Qualified and Progressing towards ACCA or CIMA qualifications 

Why Tarmac

We offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards, incentives and benefits.

Some of the range of benefits on offer to employees include:

  • Bonus scheme
  • Enhanced holiday entitlement
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Access to the Tarmac Reward website with discounts on retailers, holidays, etc.
  • Access to our Employee Assistance helpline for free and confidential advice.
  • Training and development opportunities

Interested? Why not click here to find out more?  Go on… are you ready to build your future?


Tarmac Trading Limited


This website is using cookies to improve your browsing experience. If you navigate to another page without changing the settings below you consent to this. Read more about cookies.