Assistant Management Accountant (12 Month FTC)

XPO Logistics
£26k - 28k per year
29 Sep 2017
05 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Would you like to be the pressure-loving, number-crunching sidekick to our Management Accountant and Finance Manager, supporting with all finance related admin on site?

We`re looking for an Assistant Management Accountant at our distribution centre in Wellingborough to support the finance team on a 12-month fixed term contract.

As the link between finance and operations, you`ll assist with the weekly costings and monthly accounts preparation. You`ll help with preparation of monthly accounts pack including profit and loss account, and balance sheet reconciliations. You`ll also be responsible for liaising with internal and external stakeholders, weekly gain share and KPI monitoring/analysis, commercial analysis, and ad hoc analysis.

To do a great job, you will have experience in a similar role (ideally with a background in Logistics) and be AAT qualified. You`ll be a great communicator at all levels with excellent IT skills, specifically in Excel (pivot tables and v-lookups) with exposure to SAP. Lastly, you`ll thrive under pressure and always look at ways to improve processes.

We offer 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), as well as the option to buy additional days. You`ll have access to variety high street discounts, as well as childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.

If you have what it takes to transform the future, with a company ethos of `you grow, we grow`, then we`d love to hear from you. All applications receive a response.

XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE: XPO) is a top ten global logistics provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. The company operates as a highly-integrated network of people, technology and physical assets in 31 countries, with over 90,000 employees and 1,435 locations. XPO uses its network to help more than 50,000 customers manage their goods more efficiently throughout their supply chains. The company has two reporting segments: transportation and logistics, and within these segments, its business is well diversified by geographies, verticals and types of service. XPO`s European headquarters is in Lyon, France and its corporate headquarters is in Greenwich, Conn., USA.

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