Cost Accountant- Retail

Hays A&F
England, London, City of London
£40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Sep 25, 2019
Oct 23, 2019
Rebecca Hutton
Contract Type
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, Part qualified

Cost Accountant/ Retail Accountant | Part Qualified Finalist ACCA/ CIMA | Up to £55,000 | Paddington, London

Please only apply if you have experience dealing with the below finance duties within the retail/ manufacturing or stock related industry.

Your new company
This high end perfume company was founded in the early 1900s and has build up a business based on quality of product and providing customers with individual and customised perfumes with a unique scent. This business prides itself on the one to one service to customers who have been returning over many years.

Your new role
You will be expected to be autonomous and use your skill set within this sector to hit the ground running in this role. A full job description is available for successful candidates but main duties required for the role include:

  • Costing of items being produced and sold (COGS)
  • Ensuring the gross margin is competitive within the market and determining competitive pricing.
  • Month end stock reconciliation.
  • Budgeting and forecasting

What you'll need to succeed
The successful candidate for this role will be experienced within the retail sector and confident dealing with the above duties. This is a part qualified role so ideally you will only have 1 or 2 exams left for your ACCA or CIMA qualification.

What you'll get in return
This role will be working for a well known retail brand located in the heart of London. The offices are newly renovated and the business have an excellent glass door review from current employees describing it as a great place to work. The company offer flexible working, 25 days holiday and an excellent pension scheme amongst a variety of other perks including company discounts and office lunches.

What you need to do now
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