Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) - leading retailer

Expiring today

Location
England, Hampshire, Havant
Salary
£35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted
26 Jul 2017
Closes
23 Aug 2017
Ref
13831694/001
Contact
James Dobbin
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Newly qualified, Qualified

An exciting, newly created position with a well-known retailer, the successful candidate will be responsible for Stock Management with a focus on analysis and control.

Client Details

My client is leading and well-established clothing and accessories retailer offering a wide range of fantastic quality, fashionable clothing for men, women and children.

Description

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Stock analysis and control to ensure stock integrity
  • Working with teams to ensure that there is a good understanding of stock management requirements
  • Ensuring stock is reconciled
  • Responsible for managing the ageing of stock
  • Providing commercial support to and challenging teams, including improving decision-making processes
  • Management of 1 direct report
  • Management of month-end gross margin analysis
  • ROLE COMPETENCIES

  • Numeric & Analytical
  • Good communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to build strong working relationships
  • GENERAL SKILLS

    • Excel
    • Understanding of accounting procedures

    Profile

    QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

    • Fully qualified (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
    • Previous understanding of accounting for stock would be beneficial but not essential

    Job Offer

    £35,000 to 40,000 plus excellent benefits