Management Accountant Retail

Vitae Financial Recruitment Limited
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client, a truly dynamic and fast-growing specialist retailer with a reputation for quality, is looking to source a top calibre Management Accountant to join its talented, close-knit team. This is an exciting opportunity for a recently qualified ACA from practice, or ambitious industry qualified ACCA/CIMA to join a thriving business with a loyal customer base and highly enjoyable working environment.

Reporting to the Financial Controller, you will be responsible for the monthly financial accounts, ensuring accounting controls and framework are in place for the region. You will manage one Assistant Accountant and be instrumental in building a larger team in the years ahead.

Main duties include:
* Coordinating and overseeing fiscal close process
* Reviewing all margin and expense accounts
* Processing inventory and margin adjustments
* Ensuring accuracy of financial statements, including balance sheet reconciliations review
* Reporting, analysing and providing meaningful commentary for period results for Management
* Implementing and overseeing accounting policies and procedures
* Weekly KPI reporting
* Assisting with annual budget, quarterly forecasts and fixed assets

The successful candidate will be ACA/ACCA/CIMA Qualified with experience working in a fast-paced and constantly evolving environment. You must have a stellar academic record to date including a minimum 2:1 degree from a well-regarded institution.

Key skills and traits required:

* Strong attention to detail and organisations
* Emotional maturity and integrity
* Self-starter with a creative mind-set when it comes to problem solving
* Clear initiative with a proactive approach to tasks
* Confident communicator, capable of building sustainable professional relationships
* Intermediate/Advanced Excel

This is an exciting opportunity for a driven, technically strong and charismatic Accountant to join a fantastic brand with impressive market share in an increasingly competitive industry. You will gain great exposure and every chance to develop your existing skill set and achieve your own professional goals in a supportive and transparent work place.

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