Role details

Company Accountant

Wincanton   •   £24,000 - £27,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • AAT or ACCA or CIMA
  • Qualified by Experience accepted

About Our Client

This is an exciting opportunity to join a successful retail business taking on responsibility as the Company Accountant, based in Wincanton.

Job Description

The successful Company Accountant will have the follow responsibilities:

  • Preparation of accurate departmental management accounts including margins, actual to budget and commentary
  • Preparation of annual company budgets
  • Financial reporting of P&L, Cash flow (including cash flow forecasting), balance sheet and capital expenditure
  • Producing monthly updated forecasts
  • Identify and communicate key KPI's
  • Competitor analysis and general market assessment
  • Identifying worse/better performing stock lines and propose appropriate action
  • Review debtor control policy and procedures
  • Year end and audit preparation - acting as main point of contact to external auditors
  • Month end - sales, stock, purchase and nominal close of ledgers
  • Liaising with creditors/debtors
  • Completion of VAT returns
  • Foreign currency - reconciliation of Foreign Currency accounts
  • Involvement with day to day accounts department duties (Sales & Purchased Ledger)
  • Monitoring business performance and providing understanding behind the numbers to drive performance improvement through the business.

The Successful Applicant

The successful Company Accountant will have:

  • A relevant accounting qualification is desirable
  • Studiers are also considered
  • A strong commercial awareness
  • Advanced Excel knowledge

What's on Offer

Circa £24,000 - £27,000

Study support may be offered subject to application.

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