Assistant Management Accountant - Fashion

  • Location
    Ware, Hertfordshire
  • Category
    Accountancy - Management Accountant (Part-Qual.)
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 30000 - £ 35000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

Assistant Management Accountant

Our client continues to emerge within the fashion industry bridging the gap between high street and designer brands. Recognised for their sophisticated occasionwear, luxury knitwear and more recently their sleek and modern bridesmaids collection. They strive to make luxury affordable by designing quality, timeless and versatile designs that can be worn day to night, season to season and loved for years to come. As their journey continues, they are looking for a motivated individual who is passionate about their purpose; to reshape the comparative culture we live in and shares their values; positivity, transparency, sustainability, and putting people at the centre of everything they do.

The Assistant Management Accountant will be part of their growing Finance team.

Roles and Responsibilities:

* Assisting with the preparation monthly management accounts

* Preparing balance sheets reconciliation

* Complete quarterly VAT returns, ensuring compliance and keeping up to date with any changes to VAT

* Raising sales invoices and debt collection

* Assist with the preparation of cashflow

* Working closely with and providing support to the wider finance function

* Contribute to the delivery of year end financial statements and corporation tax process.

* Prepare departmental reporting and variance analysis partnering with teams across the business to understand costs and performance and drive collective insight

* Involvement in projects aimed at driving growth and improving processes

* Supporting the Financial Controller with ad hoc analysis, reporting and projects

* Support & Cover for the Assistant Accountant

* Assist with Margins finalisations and reviews

* Oversea and manage manufacturers invoices in accordance with the shipment dates

* Support on adhoc tasks

Qualification, skills and experience:

* Qualified or part qualified ACA / ACCA or equivalent

* Excellent communication and team working skills

* Start up mindset and works well in small teams

* Ability to work in a fast paced environment

* Experience using an accounts software would be desirable, we currently use Xero

* Intermediate excel

* Experience in retail finance is desirable but not essential

In return, you will receive:

* Idyllic Countryside Head Office

* Generous Staff Discount -50% for you, 20% for your friends and family

* Birthday day-your birthday off every year after one year's service

* Start-up Culture -the chance to make a real impact to a fast-growing company

* Hybrid Working

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