Commercial Accountant - large fast moving business

A large and fast moving business in Sheffield have a newly created position for a Commercial Accountant. Reporting to the Finance Manager this role would suit a first time mover from as practice environment or a newly qualified accountant looking for their next step in their career

Some of the key skills and competencies include;

  • Daily reporting and monthly reporting - Sales and margin reconciliations, unbilled sales journals, Commission accruals, Warehouse and GL reconciliations
  • Develop and improve month end processes to improve efficiency
  • Ensure month end close is completed on a timely and accurate basis
  • Support Finance Manager with board packs and commentary
  • Forecasting and Budgeting - Support Finance Manager with weekly forecasting where required, including; ensuring forecast files are updated and accurate, consolidation of Group numbers and commentary on weekly forecast slides
  • Business Partnering - Build relationships with Account Managers and Channel Directors helping to support on driving sales and profitability of these channels

We are looking for a newly qualified accountant from a chartered practice background or a career driven accountant with previous experience. 

  • Good IT skills and confident in the use of Microsoft Excel
  • Business Partnering and building relationships with non finance colleagues within the business
  • Strong attention to detail and able to produce work with a high level of accuracy
  • Able to analyse information with problem solving abilities
  • Proactive and analytical mindset

The key attractions for potential candidates;

Strong career opportunities, fast moving business, strong line manager who will be a good mentor

Permanent
3 August 2020
Qualified
Management Accountant
South Yorkshire, Sheffield
£35,000 - £40,000