Financial Operations Assistant Accountant


Job Details


Head Office Willenhall

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time

Closing Date

25/01/2019 12:00

About the Role...

The Financial Accounts function is primarily responsible for the internal and external financial reporting of the Poundland group.  It is also responsible for the VAT reporting, national statistics, day to day cash reconciliation, stocktake results administration, computation and reporting, and supporting the corporation tax return preparation process.

What you'll be doing...

You'll support the Financial Operations Manager and work within the Financial Operations team and the wider Financial Accounts department, alongside the Financial Reporting team.  You'll be responsible for day to day management of the corporate bank accounts including updating of company cash-flow and processing of payments as well as computation and reporting of stocktake results, capex reporting, and involvement with sales ledger and cash collection, the role will have strong links to the Profit Protection team, the Trading teams, the Property Department and the Group Treasurer.

About You...

You'll be working towards your ACCA / CIMA and have a proven background of working in a similar role. You'll be highly motivated with a strong work ethic, and desire to achieve excellence. You'll be confident in discussing financial information with non-finance colleagues and external contacts and in challenging assumptions made.

Thats not all...

Here at Poundland, we're a fun and friendly place to work, recognise and celebrate success and we'll encourage you to make the most of your potential! You'll be an important part of a growing retailer, get the opportunity to work with hardworking dedicated colleagues and other benefits include competitive annual leave allowance, bonus, pension and much more!