Commercial Finance Accountant

Morrisons HO
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
About The Role Eleven million customers a week. Over 500 supermarkets. New, exciting wholesale ventures with Amazon and Motor Fuels Group. Just some of the reasons why now's a great time to make it as an Accountant at Morrisons. We're passionate about giving customers good quality, fresh food every day. And we're always striving to provide a better shopping experience. That means our business is constantly evolving. In fact, it's becoming bigger - and more interesting - every day. We're already the UK's second largest food manufacturing business, with a huge logistics team. And with online growth and new initiatives on the cards, you'll be supporting a FTSE 100 retailer that's unlike any other. Finance is crucial to Morrisons' success. You'll help us get a clear picture of our figures through insightful analysis. You'll study reported performance against expectations; the drivers behind our business performance; and the risks and opportunities available. In many ways, you'll be a business partner, presenting this key information at stakeholder meetings. You'll also play a lead role in forecasting and budgeting, working with different functions to provide accurate figures. Your support can make all the difference. For instance, you'll be constantly looking to improve our processes. You'll also help us react fast in a dynamic industry, by providing Managers with vital analysis. About You A qualified Accountant (CIMA, ACA or ACCA), you'll be right at home in a fast-paced business. You love being part of a team and working with colleagues within and outside Finance. You're able to draw on an organised approach, a gift for solving problems plus advanced Excel skills. Knowledge of Oracle would also be helpful. About The Company With an eye on the future and our finger on the pulse of what's going on in our business, we partner with all of our teams and play a big part in the big decisions. We support change programmes and capital expenditure projects. We provide business leaders with vital management information and analysis. As well as looking after our cash, accounts and working capital, we also control costs, produce forecasts, deliver insight and manage supplier reporting and supplier payments. There's never a dull moment. Our aim to offer more of what matters extends to our employees too. Join us and you can expect to enjoy great career prospects and a very competitive pay and benefits package. In addition to an attractive salary, we offer a discount card for you and two for friends or family members giving you 10% off your shopping in Morrisons. We also offer company share options, a highly competitive pension scheme, Life Assurance and more besides. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.
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