Inventory Accountant

Job Title: Inventory Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton, Hampshire
Salary: £48000 - £60000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 3949715_1616089533
Contact Name: Lee Owen
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 18, 2021 17:45

Job Description

Inventory Accountant for fast growing company

Your new company
A fast growing acquisitive company with an excellent outlook for 2021 and beyond seek to appoint an Inventory Accountant on a fixed term contract to take the lead on a key project focused on developing best practice with regards to the companies inventory management. This role will be offered as a fixed term contract and is anticipated to last between 6 - 12 months.

Your new role
You will be responsible for closely monitoring the stock position of all group entities, regularly reviewing the stock valuation reports. Furthermore you will report to management on the stock position across the group and providing product by product analysis as required. You will review GRNI, resolve issues with goods being booked in and analyse and review the average buying prices shown in the system. In addition you will reconcile closing stock balances and help too implement a new and efficient system for accounting for subcontractor costs and the uplift in stock valuations for direct labour and overheads.

What you'll need to succeed
You will bring experience in similar role(s) with high exposure to inventory accounting within a manufacturing / tangible product based business. Furthermore you will demonstrate strong analytical skills and the ability to foster relationships with non-finance stakeholders. Experience of Sage 200 would also be highly beneficial

What you'll get in return
The opportunity to work within a fast growing organisation where there may be scope for further permanent roles in time. A strong benefits package will compliment the base salary.

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