Financial Accountant

Posted 28 June 2024
Salary £60000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Job type Permanent
Discipline Accounting & Finance
Contact NameMike Clinton

Job description

Financial Accountant | Retail / FMCG | £65,000 plus bonus

A fast-growing retail business based in London are recruiting for a Financial Accountant to be part of their exciting journey. This is a great opportunity for a recently qualified accountant to join a business that has experienced fantastic (and consistent) growth in terms of revenue and new locations/countries.

Duties will include;

  • Preparing statutory accounts for multiple entities within the group
  • Creating and maintaining the investor report for external stakeholders
  • Updating of budgets and forecast model
  • Accurate and timely month-end accounting close including the recording and reviewing of journal entries
  • Cash-flow management including forecast and the management of working capital
  • Ensuring compliance with relevant tax regulations
  • Responsible for overseeing the year-end audit external audit process
  • Ongoing process improvements

The ideal candidate;

  • A qualified accountant who trained in a top-tier accountancy practice
  • Post-qualification experience in industry, ideally within a multi-site business ideally 1-2 years
  • Technically strong including up-to-date IFRS knowledge
  • Multi-currency group consolidation experience
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines in a busy environment

What's on offer;

  • Salary up to £65,000
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Modern offices with excellent transport links
  • Hybrid working - 4 days in the office
  • An opportunity to join an exciting, growing company in the middle of it's journey