Dyson Farming

Assistant Accountant

Job titleAssistant Accountant
Full Time/Part-Time Full Time
Department/Team Finance
Contract TypePermanent
Company Overview:

Dyson Farming is a family-owned business, with a vision to benefit future generations through a commitment to commercially viable and environmentally sustainable food production at scale.  We strive to be industry leaders in efficient, carbon neutral, high technology agriculture, employing highly skilled, pioneering people and supported by research and development in ever-closer partnership with our sister company, Dyson.  We see the future of agriculture as an exciting opportunity to improve the nation’s food security, health, and economic growth.

Dyson Farming’s strategy is to add long term value across our core enterprises and we are looking for an ambitious Assistant Accountant to join our Finance team, supporting us in delivering insight and control at the heart of a diverse and growing consumer focused business.

Duties and responsibilities:
  • Assist in the production of monthly management accounts (accruals, prepayments, journal posting)
  • Preparation of unit P&L reports and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Assist in production of accurate and timely KPIs and variance analysis
  • Assist with preparation and analysis of all stock items in the business
  • Produce ad-hoc analysis to support month end
  • Assist in the management of the Fixed Asset register
  • Produce Project tracker spend vs Budget
  • Assist with the budget and forecasting processes
  • Assist in year end and audit preparation
  • Support Ad-hoc projects – the extent of which will be limited only by your ability, enthusiasm and commitment to self-development, with support from us.
Person specification:
  • Studying for a formal accounting qualification – ACCA/CIMA
  • Experience of monthly management accounts preparation
  • Proficient user of Microsoft Excel, e.g.vlookups, pivot tables, sumif formulas
  • Professional manner and a proactive and flexible approach
  • Willing to take responsibility and ownership for activities
  • Ability to work under own initiative but also as part of a multifunctional team
  • Critical thinking, inquisitive and prepared to challenge existing ways of doing things
  • Excellent communication skills; visual, written and verbal.

Our estate offices

Please use the map below to view our estate offices around the country.
Head Office

The Estate Office,
Cyclone Way, Nocton,
Lincoln LN4 2GR

Carrington

The Estate Office, Beeches ,
Lane, Carrington, Boston,
Lincolnshire PE22 7JD

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