Transactional Accountant - SAP Exp Needed - SW London

  • Location:

    South West London, London

  • Sector:

    FMCG & Retail

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  • Salary:

    £34000 - £38000 per annum + Study Support + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Goodman Masson

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Goodman Masson

The Transactional Accountant will play a pivotal role in developing consistent best practice for General Ledger (GL), Accounts Payable (AP) and Accounts receiavable (AR) processing across the finance function.

Key Responsibilities

Processing AP and GL entries specific to the Supply chain function, the role will ensure all month end transactions and allocation of costs are accurate and complete

  • Posting accruals and pre- payments
  • Reclassing costs to correct cost centres
  • Balance sheet reconciliations- accruals and prepayments
  • Liasing with PO raisers and AP to ensure all spend is covered by PO and following up open PO's

Person Specification


  • Educated to degree level or higher, ideally in a Finance or Business related


  • AAT qualified or part qualified with relevant experience (at least 5 years)
  • ACCA part qualified with relevant experience (at least 5 years)

Skills and experience

  • Significant previous GL, AP and AR accounting experience
  • ERP experience, SAP experience essential
  • Experience developing and implementing process improvements
  • French and German language skills are highly beneficial
  • Experience working within an international organisation within shared services


  • Self-starter able to operate with minimum supervision
  • Approachable and positive attitude
  • Thrives in a fast-paced, changing environment
  • Keen to learn and develop

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