Assistant Commercial Accountant

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09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title Assistant Commercial Accountant
Location Cardiff
Reports to Commercial Accountant

Salary of £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits

Purpose of the Role

To provide financial support to the Commercial team in order to ensure accurate and timely reporting and forecasting. This role requires an individual with excellent Excel skills who is able to deliver timely, accurate, reporting with the ability to forecast and analyse data with multiple variables to deliver sound and credible proposals.

Areas of Responsibility

  • Commercial reporting
  • Assisting with Audits
  • Collation of financial information
  • Balance Sheet controls & reconciliations
  • Control of accruals
  • Pricing & promotion analysis
  • Margin analysis
  • Consolidated weekly P&L
  • Monthly packs

Essential Requirements:

  • Professional qualification or part qualified - ACMA, ACA or ACCA or strong QBE
  • Systems literate - Effective use of Excel, Word, PowerPoint and management information systems in order to deliver the accountabilities
  • Proven experience within a fast paced demanding work environment

Personal Attributes

  • Strategic thinker, able to see the big picture but understands the importance of the detail
  • Strong "can-do" and "right first time" values
  • Hands-on approach
  • Credible and effective communicator, capable of managing relationships at all levels
  • Organised, effective prioritiser with the ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines
  • Continuous development mind-set
  • Excellent all round communication skills
  • Prioritisation of own time within a team environment with tight deadlines and changing priorities