A global Luxury group, Kering manages the development of a series of renowned Houses in Fashion, Leather Goods, Jewelry and Watches: Gucci, Saint Laurent, Bottega Veneta, Balenciaga, Alexander McQueen, Brioni, Boucheron, Pomellato, Dodo, Qeelin, Ulysse Nardin, Girard-Perregaux, as well as Kering Eyewear. By placing creativity at the heart of its strategy, Kering enables its Houses to set new limits in terms of their creative expression while crafting tomorrow's Luxury in a sustainable and responsible way. We capture these beliefs in our signature: “Empowering Imagination”. In 2019, Kering had nearly 38,000 employees and restated revenue of €15.9 billion.
We are currently seeking an Accounts Assistant who will report to the Assistant Accountant as part of ou r Kering Finance Shared Service Centre (FSSC) team based in Haywards Heath, West Sussex. This is a 12 months fixed term contract.
You will be providing accounting and administrative support for the UK legal entities of the Gucci brand.
How you will contribute
Checking invoice coding and performing finance invoice approvals
Business expense processing
Support in VAT return preparation – export sales checks and C79 reconciliations
Perform EC sales returns
Preparation of intercompany payment run proposals
Interfacing of intercompany sales and purchases
Intercompany statement reconciliations – issuing i/c receivable statements and reconciling i/c payables
Prepare store sales reports
Concession payment allocation to accounts payable invoices
Preparation of balance sheet reconciliations
Dealing with audit requests
Who you are
Experience working in a similar role and working environment
Ability to work efficiently
Strong organizational skills
Good communication and team working skills
Good attention to detail
Why work with us?
This is a fantastic opportunity to actively contribute to the ongoing success and growth at Kering. Our common vision promotes leadership skills and helps every employee to reach their full potential in a stimulating and fulfilling workplace environment.
Kering is committed to building a diverse workforce. We believe diversity in all its forms – gender, age, nationality, culture, religious beliefs and sexual orientation – enriches the workplace. It opens up opportunities for people to express their talent, both individually and collectively and it helps foster our ability to adapt to a changing world. As an Equal Opportunity Employer we welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their background
Fixed Term (Fixed Term)
Kering UK Services Limited