Smiths News Head Office – Swindon
£30,000 – £35,000 Per annum
Successfully convey financial information to non-finance colleagues providing best in class financial insight into the performance of the Distribution Centres. Provide complete and accurate financial information that can be relied upon by the business. Ability to work alongside and challenge the Distribution Centre managers.
Support the timely and accurate delivery of period end, half year and full year close processes and associated reporting
End to end accounting for Smiths News 38 Distribution Centres
Ensure excellent financial data quality and consistent application of the chart of accounts
Timely, insightful and accurate production of financial reporting for the Distribution Centres
Provide insight into the performance of the cost centres and variance to forecasts/budgets
Balance sheet reconciliations
Support the external audit of the subsidiary entities
Part Qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA) or Qualified by Experience
Strong Excel skills
Ability to manage and analyse large volumes of data
Able to build and maintain strong working relationships within finance and the wider business
Innovative mind set, and the emotional intelligence to challenge current thinking and influence in a positive and constructive manner
200 years ago we started delivering the nation’s newspapers.
Today, we’re proud to be the UK’s largest wholesaler of newspapers and magazines serving 25,000 retailers from superstores to corner shops.
Service and efficiency put us at the forefront of our industry and with 55% market share we are the leading player in one of the world’s fastest moving supply chains. Our teams go further, when others stop, striving to meet to the highest standards in all we do
Employment Type Contract
Advertiser Type Agency