16 days ago
All the relevant skills, qualifications and experience that a successful applicant will need are listed in the following description.
This is a growing and fast paced business, selling in the UK and internationally.
As a result of their growth, they are now seeking an accountant, someone who has experience of working in a SME, who understands e-commerce or retail businesses and is able to improve and develop financial controls and processes.
The Role This is a new in the role in the business reporting the Non-Exec Finance Director.
Responsibilities include but are not exclusive to: Preparing monthly management accounts.
Preparing draft year end accounts.
Develop enhanced KPI's and roll these out across the business.
Preparation of annual budget and monthly financial and cashflow forecasts.
Manage statutory reporting e.g.
prepare VAT returns.
Manage the outsourced payroll function.
Liaise with third party accountants for the statutory accounts preparation.
Manage statutory filings with Companies House and HMRC.
Improve and develop existing financial controls and processes.
The Candidate Essential to have demonstrable management accounting experience at this level.
Experience in a similar role within a similar sized operation (c.£2m-£6m t/o).
Experience of working in an e-commerce or retail business is helpful.
Experience of cross boarder trading, particularly with other European countries is helpful.
Ability to analyse business performance and write clear, concise commentary.
Confident presenting figures to senior management.
A good knowledge of accounting software and Excel Salary and Benefits £38k p.a.
FTE (pro-rated to an actual salary of £14,250 for 15 hours per week).
20 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, with the option to buy additional holidays.
Company Pension Scheme Hours and location 15 hours per week, flexibility with regards to working pattern.
Office based – Tewkesbury.
Outskirts of Tewkesbury, free parking.
Please note the salary quoted is an approximate Full Time Annual Equivalent (based on experience), and the actual salary will depend on the final hours agreed