Financial Analyst

Posted a week ago by Claire's

Birmingham, West Midlands
A week ago

Purpose of Role

The production and management of accounts work within the Financial Accounts department, including preparation of specific property accounting across multiple EU Entities.

Job Responsibilities

  • Accounting for Property costs across various EU entities - preparation of accruals, prepayments and other journals

  • Preparation and reporting of turnover certificates to landlords monthly / yearly

  • Analysis of Property Costs and variances to Budget

  • The production of monthly management accounts for a EU Entity with the support of your Line Manager

  • The review of balance sheet account analyses on a monthly basis

  • Aid where necessary in statutory accounts production / information gathering

  • Production of monthly management information to aid management review and planning

  • Aid Completion of certain taxation matters, corporate and VAT (including intrastat)

  • Responsibility for Fixed Assets for relevant Claire's entities

  • Ensure all SOX requirements through the business are complied with

  • Assist in specific Project work

  • Production of ad hoc information and analysis when required

Essential Experience

  • An understanding / Some experience in preparation of month end accounts for a multi-sited / departmental organisation
  • Advanced excel and general Microsoft Office skills
  • Part Qualified either studying / willing to study either AAT, CIMA or ACCA

Desirable Experience

  • Experience of a retail environment
  • SOX experience
  • Experience of accounts preparation for Non UK based operations
  • Experience of Oracle Financials
  • Knowledge of US GAAP
  • European Language

Job descriptions are continually a 'work in progress'. This job description is meant as a guide. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned at any given time as both the business dictates and the function of the job changes.


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