Assistant Management Accountant - Wine

Posted 14 February by Radley Green
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A major FMCG group is seeking an ambitious, commercially focused Assistant Accountant/Junior Analyst to join its global headquarters based in SW London.

  • Attend marketing meetings and provide regular updates to the trade marketing managers.
  • Explain all variances by brand and by customer vs. Budget, LY and latest estimates to the business.
  • Ensure reporting accuracy by customer/brand and expense type.
  • Raise POs as required by marketing team, ensuring all details are correct.
  • Query with the trade marketing managers all invoices that don't match to the marketing calendars.
  • Liaise with trade marketing teams to provide PO information in timely manner in line with the actual commitments.
  • Review aged open PO's and liaise with marketing to chase invoices and close them.
  • Calculate, analyze and post month-end accruals.
  • Prepare documentation for internal and external audits.
  • Assist line manager during the estimates and budget process.
  • Periodically analyze the profitability of marketing activations and derive learnings for the future.
  • Facilitate open and collaborative communication between finance and marketing.

To be considered for this hugely progressive job role, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Ideally degree educated
  • Some previous accounting/analytical experience including POs and month-end support (eg. journals)
  • Ambitious, keen to develop further into commercial finance
  • Actively studying CIMA, ACCA, ACA (or equiv) - or keen to start soon
  • Previous A&P or PO experience gained from an FMCG, Wholesale or Retail business desirable (but not essential)
  • Hugely engaging in person, confident, polished, with impeccable comms
  • Able to effectively liaise and influence senior stakeholders
  • Hungry to learn and develop further - and always eager to go the extra mile

This is a phenomenal opportunity to forge a successful career within commercial finance/business partnering within a hugely vibrant, forward-thinking consumer goods multinational.

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Required skills

  • retail
  • fashion
  • fmcg
  • London
  • luxury
  • assistant accountant
  • accounts assistant
  • wine
  • spirits
  • commercial finance
  • commercial finance analyst

Reference: 39965038

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