Finance Assistant

Recruiter
Peacocks
Location
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
Posted
10 May 2019
Closes
21 May 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Peacocks is a leading fashion family value retailer in the UK with a portfolio of over 400 stores in the UK and 200 international locations in 18 countries with a top 100 UK website in the Internet retailing 2016 Top 500 list. With a strong footfall and millions of page views a week online it’s an exciting and fast-paced environment to work in; we’re growing at a great rate and aim to be a leading fashion multi-channel retailer as we rapidly grow our channels but retain onto our core company principals and family values.

This role would be ideal for a candidate that is pursuing the AAT qualification and has some accounts experience.

This role exists to:

Verify the accuracy of stock ledgers of retail branchesProvide a support/advisory function to branches when updating their stock ledger systemCollation of the results of branch stock countsProvide scheduled and ad hoc stock ledger analysis for managementAssistance in month end reporting around stock and provisionsProvide financial accounting assistance to the divisional finance team as requiredResponsibilities / Objectives:

.First point of contact for branch queries regarding the stock ledger

.Investigate and resolve queries from branches with regard to the stock ledger and any stock related processes

Update the stock ledger for manual postings, queries and with amendments for errors made by branches.Preparation and analysis of stock figures for management reporting on a weekly and monthly basis.Preparation and reconciliation of the results of physical stock counts to the stock ledger.Collation and reporting of the results of stock counts to the Loss Prevention department and Retail team.Provide any ad hoc reports requested by the Loss Prevention department.Create and maintain procedure documents..Provide support to Financial Accounts team when required.Any other ad hoc tasks as requiredThe Suitable Candidate:

Previous experience in accounts environmentPrevious practical experience of using Excel spreadsheets in a Finance environment.Previous experience of financial systems.Experience of investigating and resolving queriesExperience within a retail environment
This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/86413104

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