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Job Title: Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Sussex
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Reference: 14032396/001_1563376562
Contact Name: Sally Wilson
Contact Email: sallywilson@michaelpage.com
Job Published: July 17, 2019 16:16

Job Description

A great opportunity for a recently qualified accountant to join a fast paced organisation and learn and have exposure to the full breadth the organisations accounting processes. The role is a key appointment within the finance team, contributing to the Group's longer-term finance strategy

Client Details

Following an internal promotion our client, a direct-to-consumer e-commerce businesses based in Worthing is looking for a Qualified Accountant to join there rapidly growing finance team.

Working for the Finance Manager, this individual will have responsibility for leading the management accounts for the support services of this rapidly growing company. This role will provide practical, hands on exposure and ownership of the management accounts process and financial integrity of a business within the wider context of a fast growing, PE backed international business.

Description

Reporting to the Finance Manager this individual will be responsible for the production of monthly management accounts, KPIs and commentaries for a number of key business areas. They will complete the balance sheet reconciliations and inter company accounts, as well as supporting the UK and international VAT/ Sales Tax reporting. Due to a number of changes taking place internally you will also assist in reviewing of finance processes and systems and be able to contribute early on to the improvement of the organisation.

Profile

The successful candidate will be a recently qualified accountant who has qualified in practice and is looking to expand their breadth of experience into Management accounting, or a Management Accountant from industry who is looking for further technical accounting exposure. Someone who is keen and eager to learn

They will have a strong academic background both at A Level/ Degree and during their studies (first time passes).

They will be a great communicator and enjoy working in a fast paced, team orientated environment.

Prior exposure to Private Equity environments would be advantageous.

Job Offer

Up to £45,000 PA + benefits