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Financial Accountant - March 2019

We’re the light people!! Lights4fun is an ecommerce business based in the UK selling globally across multiple platforms including our own websites and Amazon. We are a hardworking group of individuals who work well together, in particular in the run up to Christmas when we all need to muck in to make sure all of our reindeers find a good home!!

You will report into the finance manager along with two other members of the team. Whilst an existing role in the business there is a real opportunity to mould and shape this role to fit the right person. By taking on new responsibilities from the Finance Manager this will ensure the role has 360-degree visibility across the entire organisation.

Core Accountabilities of the role are:

  • Maintaining the purchase ledger (multi-currency)
  • Timely posting of all bank transactions
  • Ensure accurate cut off for month end and preparation of monthly journals
  • Preparation of the month end file and analysis
  • Intercompany reconciliations


Once these are fully embedded into the day to day role it is expected that this role will also support the Finance Manager in:
  • Ownership of key balance sheet areas: Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable & Banks and Cash
  • Business Partnering: Key liaison between finance and budget holders, Ownership of cost centre reporting & Identifying opportunities for cost savings


Knowledge & Skills:
  • Work to tight deadlines and manage workload accordingly
  • Adaptable and flexible approach
  • IT literate, including an excellent knowledge of Microsoft Excel (Lookups, Pivots, Sumifs)
  • Previous experience required of accounting software
  • Confident in processing financial data, in particular large volumes at peak season
  • Part qualified – ACCA, CIMA or equivalent
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