Management Accountant role for a well-known retail business paying up to £40k + study support. ACCA. CIMA
Your new company
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a British based retail business that is a market leader in its offering. This business has experienced significant growth since it opened almost 10 years ago and has almost doubled each year in profit, currently sitting at a £100m+ turnover business. Having outgrown their previous office space, the company has recently moved to some beautiful new offices in Central London with a head counts of 100+ employees. The finance team itself has grown from 14 to 18 in the past 12 months and the business expects to continue growing due to the success they are facing. This year will be an exciting one with the opening of a new store in London and expansion into two new European countries.
Your new role
Reporting to the Financial Controller, you will be supporting the business with all month end processes. You will be assisting with the consolidation and reporting of the financial results, whilst preparing monthly monthly reconciliations such as for balance sheet accounts. You will be responsible for the preparation and posting of monthly journals whilst supporting the team in ensuring appropriate controls are in place for financial reporting. The role will begin in this capacity, however you will soon be developed and trained up to management accounts level. The company is looking for an ambitious individual who is keen to take that next step up in their career and as such, you will see yourself performing the tasks of a Management Accountant within the first 6 months.
What you'll need to succeed
You will currently be working in a role whereby you are performing month end tasks such as posting accrual and prepayment journals, balance sheet reconciliations and month end reporting. You will be confident in your ability to perform these tasks and understand the financial implication of your responsibilities. You will be looking to take that step up in a more progressive position and have the ambition to become a qualified accountant in the next 12-18 months. You will have been disciplined during your academic career and show this through good grades and you must have sat at least one professional examination paper (ACCA/CIMA) since graduating. It would be a huge bonus if you have experience working within the retail industry, although this is not essential.
What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a salary of up to £40k plus full study support towards your professional qualification. This is an incredible opportunity for an ambitious graduate who is looking to work in a business that is experiencing fantastic growth, offer personal and professional development and also a work culture that embraces the work hard, play hard motto. The team are friendly, welcoming and enjoy socialising with one another outside of work and you will be located in the perfect Central London location to enjoy such moments.
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