Part-Time Stock Accountant (25 Hours/Week) - Energy Business

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Part-Qualified Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30000 - £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Goodman Masson

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Goodman Masson

Job Description

Title: P/T Stock Accountant (25 hours/week)

Department: Back Office

Reports to: Accounting Manager

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for monthly & mid-month stock reconciliation for all locations
  • Responsible for review of all inventory balances and resolving any stock issues
  • Book stock gains and losses into the trading system
  • Responsible for month-end close related activities including, monthly stock valuation and journal postings in accounting system
  • Daily scheduling of stock blending in trading system
  • Ensure inventory discrepancies are resolved in a timely manner
  • Work with Operations, Front Office & Terminals to ensure completeness and accuracy of the stock movements
  • Preparation and submission of monthly duty return to HMRC
  • Preparation and submission of monthly VAT 908 return to HMRC
  • Preparation and submission of monthly RDCO return to HMRC
  • Monthly duty reconciliation and journal postings as part of month-end process
  • Collaborate with other teams to improve processes
  • Document and update procedures for assigned tasks
  • Work with auditors for any duty and inventory related queries
  • Develop a strong understanding of the information systems used by the company (trading & accounting systems).

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight daily deadlines.
  • Professional manner.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Hands-on person.
  • Previous experience in oil or other commodities would be an advantage
  • Must possess strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills.
  • Initiative and the ability to work in a complex and dynamic environment and as part of a team.
  • Proactive, challenging and motivated person

Credentials and Experience

  • At least 1-2 years' stock accountant/accounts assistant experience
  • Part-qualified Accountant - (Preferred)
  • Strong team player with good organisational and planning skills.
  • Must be able to extra work hours if required


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