Commercial Accountant

Robert Walters
Milton Keynes
£40000 - £47000 per annum + Bonus
09 Feb 2017
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A well know retail business based in Milton Keynes are looking for a Commercial Accountant to join their expanding finance team and business partner with the marketing/operations teams.

An established and well known brand based in Milton Keynes are looking for a Commercial Accountant to partner with their Marketing and Operations teams, the Commercial Accountant will be involved in the following duties:

  • Period end results full analytical review and presentation to senior management
  • Preparation of audit information on both P&L and Balance Sheet
  • Ownership of P&L budgets, forecast and strategic plans to agreed timetables, including full analysis of key cost drivers
  • Ownership of Balance Sheet & Cash forecasts, ensuring triangulation and liaising with Business Planning and cost centre owners
  • Ownership of the promotional voucher budget and forecast ensuring relevant stakeholders have been engaged
  • Provide periodic detailed review of promotional vouchers ensuring knowledge of all movements
  • Provide promotional voucher reporting and analysis
  • Conduct Balance Sheet reviews to identify risks and opportunities
  • To provide and conduct monthly management information meetings with Senior Marketing/Operations Managers
  • Provide ad-hoc support to the Marketing Finance Manager

The successful Accountant will match the following criteria or equivalent:

  • Qualified accountant, graduate calibre
  • Ability to operate and influence across grades and departments
  • Self starter with an ability to think 'outside the box'
  • Well developed inter-personal skills and customer focused
  • Strong technical systems skills. Excel, Access and Business Objects

If you are a progressive and driven individual then this is an ideal opportunity for you to work for a forward thinking business and fast track your career.

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