Assistant Accountant - Lowlands in Derby

About The... Here at Morrisons we’re looking for an Assistant Accountant to join our Horticulture Finance team based at the Flowerworld site in Derby.  Your time will be spent split between Lowlands Nursery in Spalding and...

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About The Role

Here at Morrisons we’re looking for an Assistant Accountant to join our Horticulture Finance team based at the Flowerworld site in Derby.  Your time will be spent split between Lowlands Nursery in Spalding and Flowerworld Derby over four days a week *

 

Horticulture products are one of our fastest growing business areas, and you’ll be joining a recently acquired business that’ll be undergoing significant transformation over the next few years. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a small, close knit site based Finance team and get hands-on financial experience in a manufacturing environment.

As an Assistant Accountant you’ll be responsible for:

  • Assisting with daily and weekly financial reporting. 

  • Providing and communicating financial information to stakeholders.

  • Providing operational variance analysis. 

  • Producing product costings and transfer prices

 
About You

You’ll ideally have the following skills and experience:

 

  • This role would suit someone who has a Finance/Accounting degree or someone who is currently working towards a professional qualification of CIMA, ACA, ACCA or equivalent. 

  • Proficient analytical and numerical skills

  • Previous experience using an MRP, Microsoft Excel and/or Google Sheets

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • The ability to build good working relationships with a variety of stakeholders across the business.

  • A self motivated individual with experience of delivering to deadlines.

About The Company

With an eye on the future and our finger on the pulse of what’s going on in our business, we partner with all of our teams and play a big part in the big decisions.

We support change programmes and capital expenditure projects. We provide business leaders with vital management information and analysis. As well as looking after our cash, accounts and working capital, we also control costs, produce forecasts, deliver insight and manage supplier reporting and supplier payments. There’s never a dull moment.

Our aim to offer more of what matters extends to our employees too. Join us and you can expect to enjoy great career prospects and a very competitive pay and benefits package. In addition to an attractive salary, we offer a discount card for you and two for friends or family members giving you 10% off your shopping in Morrisons. We also offer company share options, a highly competitive pension scheme, Life Assurance and more besides.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Extra information

Status
Open
Location
Derby
Published at
25-08-2021
Profession Sub-category
Retail
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No
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