Goodman Masson

Financial Accountant

Location
London
Salary
£45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted
29 Jan 2013
Closes
28 Feb 2013
Ref
SK290120131
Contact
Goodman Masson
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Contract
A leading Retail company based in London are urgently recruiting a Financial Accountant for their busy team. The role will be to provide essential support in the run up to year end. Working as part of the Group Financial Reporting team, covering a range of activities, including monthly computation, analysis and review of group consolidated inventory balances, assistance with year-end statutory group reporting and other ad hoc tasks as required. Some of the responsibilities will include:

*Responsibility for co-ordination of regional inventory submissions, for monthly reporting as well as quarterly forecast and budgeting
*Computation of unrealised profit in inventory elimination, for both monthly reporting as well as quarterly forecast and budgeting
*Analytical review of monthly group consolidated inventory balances and associated activities
*Review and analysis of specific group consolidated balance sheet accounts and preparation of specific note disclosures for the group consolidated statutory accounts
*Involvement in the data input process of FX rates for monthly reporting, including data collection and analysis as well as review and confirmation of weekly FX deals.
*Review of regional year end submissions
*Review and analysis of specific group consolidated balance sheet accounts
*Preparation of specific note disclosures for the group consolidated statutory accounts
*Performing consistency and accuracy checks on draft group consolidated statutory accounts
*Liaison with external auditors where necessary
*Preparation of schedules for Audit Committee papers as required

The ideal candidate will be ACA qualified or equivalent, trained at the Big 4 practice firms and most recently have worked in a Retail company. This is a great opportunity to work for an established company who focus on career development. Goodman Masson is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Goodman Masson is an equal opportunities employer.