Stock & Margin Manager

Recruiter
Robert Walters
Location
Burnley
Salary
45000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
18 Mar 2017
Closes
21 Mar 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Stock & Margin Manager to join a fast paced environment within one of the fastest growing businesses in the North West. Stock & Margin Manager Responsibilities Management of a small team of part qualified accountantsProvide key accounting support to the whole business including stock management and gross marginResponsible for managing the month end close activity to ensure gross margins are reported accuratelyResponsibility for the financial management of all stock; including stock related reports, stock provisions and stock related risk and opportunityEnsuring that all accounting entries processed adhere to internal controls and accounting policiesUtilising ERP Reporting databases to streamline monthly margin reconciliation processesSupport the delivery of the ERP change (Oracle to SAP)Ad-hoc support of the Internal and External Audit processes & providing expertise and advice as requiredDriving and supporting Continuous Improvement of processes in the finance team Requirements ACA/ACCA/CIMA (or overseas equivalent)Exposure to Gross Margin Management and Stock Management processes within a large businessFinancial accounting and control skills gained within a large, complex organisationRecent team management experience Highly PC literate, particularly Excel & used to dealing with high volume, complex data manipulationHigh attention to detail and an ability to review work quickly and accuratelyOrganised self starter with ability to plan & prioritise ones own workloadWill take ownership for issues and tackle them proactively with colleaguesExcellent communication and team building skillsDisciplined and able to work under high pressure to achieve tight deadlinesProactive and able to review business processes in order to effect & instigate plans for future improvementCommercially focused in order to understand, support & respond to demands from other parts of the business around financial decision makingExperience of using an integrated ERP systemExperience using Qlikview would be beneficial This is a fantastic opportunity to join a fast paced environment within one of the fastest growing businesses in the North West If this sounds like something of interest, please apply using the link or, send an up to date CV to