Stock Accountant | Hyper-Growth FMCG Business | North London


Stock Accountant | Hyper-Growth FMCG Business | North London

  • Type:
  • Where:
  • Starts:
  • Salary
    £35000 — £40000
    Per annum
  • Industry:
  • Doing what:

    Stock Accountant | Hyper-Growth FMCG Business | North West London

    Harmonic are working on behalf of a fast-growth FMCG businesses who are investing heavily in scaling their finance function. The business currently has a turnover of circa £150 million and are growing extremely quickly, having had a very busy start to 2020.

    The company is still privately owned so retains a family like culture of support and openness. They are well known for their non-corporate, down to earth culture which supports people both from a career and personal perspective and as a result of the open culture and flat structure you will be exposed to high level directors and trusted with important projects! All whilst working with some extremely impressive and entrepreneurial people.

    This is a great opportunity to quickly make your mark on a rapidly scaling business, as the successful candidate will have a huge impact on processes and systems improvement. This position is ideal for someone who is on an upward trajectory in their career as the business has a reputation for helping people pick up broad experience across the finance function.

    The Role

    This is a brand-new role within the business, created to support the Senior Finance Manager and Finance Director to oversee the general ledger, process improvement and stock accounting. You will work very closely with the Senior Finance Manager and FD on specific projects and to ensure the smooth day to day running of the finance function.


    * Support the finance team and co-ordinate the month end process
    * Ensure month end and year end processes are efficient
    * Full responsibility for the general ledger and credit control
    * Ensure that the for the fixed asset ledger, journals and accruals are updated promptly
    * Lead on stock accounting and inventory across the business
    * Process improvement around stock/inventory
    * Responsible for VAT returns and PAYE
    * Support the annual audit process by working closely with the external auditors
    * Lead KPI reporting for the General Ledger

    What we need to see

    * Experience working with stock (FMCG/manufacturing/retail/eCommerce)
    * ACCA/AAT/CIMA qualified or part qualified (will also consider QBE)
    * Desire to work in a fast-paced business
    * Good IT skills (MS Office)
    * Experience using accounting software

    What we would like to see

    * Experience overseeing the General Ledger and improving month end processes
    * Advantageous to have experience using SAP

    Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 (depending on experience)

    Start date: ASAP

    Please get in touch with Jack () for further information.

    Please feel free to share this with friends of colleagues that may be in interested.

    Follow us on Twitter: @HarmonicGroupHQ

    Apply for this role