Financial Accounting Partner

Reference:

38719CXJ

Sector:

Finance, Financial Accountant

Salary:

£55,000 to £56,000 Per Annum

Benefits:

Bonus

Town/City:

Slough

Contract Type:

Contract

Date Posted:

12/10/2021 14:01:00

I have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Financial Accounting Partner to join a global organisation on a 12-month FTC.

They offer a very competitive salary, bonus, excellent benefits package, and flexible working from home.

JOB PURPOSE

Working with the Supply Chain team, this role leads the day-to-day financial activities related to company's inventory control and reporting of cost of sales.

This will include but not limited to

  • Preparation of month end accounts
  • Budgeting & forecasting
  • Balance sheet reconciliations,
  • Standard cost calculations and meeting audit and year end statutory accounting requirements.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Responsible for the valuation and reconciliation of group inventories
  • Reviews and analyses landed costs to ensure that inventory is valued
  • Leads the financial audit in relation to stock checks and inventory reconciliations
  • Reporting - Monthly inventory analysis and Manufacturing cost variance analysis
  • Monthly update of standard costs in the bill of materials
  • Review standard and actual costs for inaccuracies
  • Validate the cost of goods sold as part of the month-end close
  • Accumulate and apply overhead costs, as required, by using robust accounting principles
  • Work with the materials review board to locate and dispose of obsolete inventory
  • Complete annual inventory revaluations
  • Reconciliations

SKILLS

  • Qualified Accountant (ACCA, CIMA), preferably with a relevant Finance or Accounting degree.
  • Broad Finance and Accounting experience with operational business experience
  • Previous experience with inventory management and standard costing preferred

Parkside Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Parkside Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.