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Inventory Accountant

Job Title: Inventory Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary & Contract
Location: Sydney
Salary: Annual Package
Start Date: Immediate Start
Reference: 3333711
Job Published: September 28, 2021 18:18

Job Description

Our client:

Our client is a well known international retail company and is seeking an Inventory Accountant on a 12 Month Fixed Term contract with a likelihood to extend to permanency. The company has seen an increase in sales and revenue during the pandemic and is seeking an experienced candidate to cover a maternity leave

The Role:
  • Ensure stock and inventory management and accuracy
  • Partner with warehouses for stock takes.
  • Support warehouses by journaling accurate and timely inventory adjustments as required.
  • Roll-forward and update management reports.
  • Maintain updated and accurate records of inventory, including transfers and cycle counts
  • Co-ordinate periodical stock-take of components and raw material
  • Responsible for reporting and analysis for agreed Stock KPIs
  • Oversee the management of Cost templates used across the business and ensure appropriate templates are being used
  • Assist with the completion of month end duties
  • Constant ad hoc projects and improvements
  • Preparation of timely and accurate monthly management reporting, including supporting working papers, review and variance analysis
  • Responsible for accurate retail inventory reporting & accounting
  • Preparation of accurate and timely Balance Sheet reconciliations.
  • Partner and collaborate with the retail business to drive continuous end to end process improvement and strong inter departmental communications.
  • Build strong relationships with key stakeholders
  • Use analysis to ensure a strategic approach is taken to performing work.
The Successful Candidate:
  • CA/CPA qualified or part-qualified
  • Relevant experience within the FMCG, retail, e-commerce space including 1+ years of solid experience within inventory management (essential)
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
Candidates without recent inventory accounting and supply chain experience in a ecommerce/retail/FMCG/manufacturing company will not be considered.

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