JD Sports Careers Near Me – Management Accountant

  • Full Time
  • Bury B

Website JD Sports


JD Sports Fashion Plc is a leading international multi-channel retailer of branded sports, fashion, and outdoor brands. Established in 1981 with a single store in the North-West of England, today JD is an industry leading retail business with over 60,000 colleagues and over 3,400 stores across a number of retail fascias in 32 markets around the world. JD is at the pinnacle of the global sports fashion industry, providing customers with a product range that remains both authentic and uniquely appealing across a highly differentiated omni-channel experience.

Our business model is split into Sports Fashion, Street & Premium Fashion, Outdoors and Gyms.

JD Sports Fashion Plc was listed on the London Stock Exchange in 1996 and has been a FTSE100 publicly quoted company since 2019. In FY22, JD Sports Fashion Plc generated revenues of £8,563.0m, underlying PBT of £654.7m and net cash of £1,185.9m and a market capitalisation of £5.95bn.

JD won the International Excellence award at the Drapers Awards 2021 and was named best performing share of the 2010s with revenues increasing from £770m in 2010 to £6.1bn in 2021.

Key Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to produce monthly management accounts for store costs
  • Monthly analysis and investigation of P&L variances
  • Responsible for the preparation of annual budgets and monthly reforecasts for store costs
  • Preparation of monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Assist with intercompany reconciliations
  • Adhere to group reporting deadlines
  • Production of monthly store P&Ls liaising with Operational Teams
  • Production of daily sales reports.
  • Production of KPIs on business performance
  • Ad hoc project work as required

Skills/Experience/Knowledge Needed:

  • Part qualified CIMA / ACCA / AAT equivalent
  • Strong analytical skills required in order to investigate, understand and explain variances and overall business performance.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to prioritise workloads in order to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work under your own initiative.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office – Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
  • Strong communication skills both written and oral.
  • Assistance and study support can be provided to continue towards relevant financial qualification.
  • Retail industry experience desirable

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