Management Accountant - Retail

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    FMCG & Retail

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £32000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tamara Jones

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


One of our fast-growing retail clients is looking for a management accountant to join their busy and dynamic environment.

Key responsibilities:

  • Complete all relevant month end close procedures including assigned balance sheet and revenue reconciliations and NL journals (including accruals, prepayments, deferred income, fixed assets and depreciation).
  • Produce monthly management accounts (P&L, Balance sheet and Cashflow) to a strict deadline.
  • Monthly variance analysis and investigation of the Management accounts against budget and actual.
  • Intercompany reconciliations.
  • Monthly flash forecast.
  • Assistance with external audit and corporation tax compliance.
  • Assistance with budget process for each company in the group.
  • Assist with the training and development of the Assistant Accountant team.
  • Build relationships with finance Administrators at each care home, including occasional site visits.
  • Assist in the ongoing review and monitoring of internal controls.
  • Any other work as might be required within the Finance department.

Key Skills & Experience:

The ideal candidate should

  • be part-qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA with experience in a group / multi-site structure
  • have the ability to manage workload and complete tasks within deadlines
  • have good leadership skills and ability to work with limited supervision
  • have good IT skills including knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • be confident and have excellent communication skills - verbal and written
  • be meticulous with a thorough approach
  • be technically strong with great attention to detail
  • possess intellectual curiosity
  • Knowledge of Sage 50 Accounts / Netsuite would be useful but is not essential

If this sounds like it could be your next opportunity, please apply. Or fast-track your application by calling Tamara on 020 7046 7204.

Only candidates with the relevant skills and experience will be considered for this position.


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