Management Accountant - Retail

Job Title: Management Accountant - Retail
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Bens
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH57913
Contact Name: Sophie Juliff
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 20, 2018 12:40

Job Description

A rapidly growing exciting international Retail brand with a creative and entrepreneurial culture currently has an opening for a Management Accountant. Reporting to the Financial Controller you will have the below responsibilities and will be a strong business partner:

* Month End - completing month end reconciliations and analysis for reporting. Including, sales reconciliations, accruals, prepayments, and inter-company reconciliations
* Stock reconciliations - performing detailed reviews and reconciliations of month end stock levels, building relationships with Operations and Merchandising teams to ensure accurate reporting
* Gross margin analysis - reviewing and reporting channel and product margins and other associated costs
* Budgeting and Forecasting - assisting in the production of the forecasts for the Group
* Cash flow forecasting - contributing to weekly and monthly currency cash flow projections
* Departmental and Board reporting and analysis - producing and communicating numbers to cost centre and commercial heads as well as assisting with the generation of Board reports
* Quarterly VAT returns - reconciliation and submission
* Developing robust internal financial controls in areas of responsibility
* Proactively explore and make recommendations for process improvement in finance and across the business
* Ad hoc finance projects

The ideal Candidate:

* Newly Qualified ACCA, CIMA or ACA with Retail industry experience

* Strong communication skills

* Team player

* Able to work to monthly deadlines

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.