Group Management Accountant

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50,000 to £55,000

  • Contact:

    Alex Beadle

  • Contact email:

    alex.beadle@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-06-21

My client is one of the world’s leading fashion and sports brand management companies, with a truly global presence. The business is built on its values and its people, having been voted as one of the UK’s 'Best Places to Work’.

The Group Accountant role has a broad remit, with a rotational program designed to give maximum exposure to different areas of the business and build a skillset to drive career progression. The role has exposure to senior stakeholders up to board level, with a good amount of visibility through the business.

This role would be ideally suited to an ACA accountant making a first move into industry.

Key responsibilities will include

  • Production of monthly management accounts, forecast, budget and month end processes for the group
  • Preparing analysis for the treasury team
  • Supporting the group consolidation process
  • Assisting maintenance of the group chart of accounts
  • Preparation of the monthly board pack, with key messages for board consideration
  • Provide technical accounting advice to business where required
  • Process improvement projects including work with Hyperion and SAP to increase efficiencies and minimise errors

Suitable candidates will match all or most of the following

  • ACA qualified accountant
  • Post qualification experience in a group role
  • Retail experience would be an advantage
  • Thorough understanding of consolidations for international business
  • Ability to partner with non-finance stakeholders