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Business Analyst


London, United Kingdom

External Job Description
Justerini & Brooks (“J&B”) is a London, Hong Kong and Edinburgh based wine merchant, founded in 1749 and one of the world’s most recognised names in fine wine with a royal warrant and a high reputation for quality and service. J&B has many years of combined experience in buying and selling of fine and rare wines and its wine portfolio provides access to a full range of exceptional value wines, fine and rare wines and access to en primeur. J&B also has a dedicated on trade division which supplies wines, Champagnes and spirits to restaurants, bars, hotels, catering companies and independent retailers throughout the UK.
As J&B builds towards its vision of being the world’s most respected and prestigious wine merchant the role of Financial Control will play an increasingly important part in this journey. The Financial Controller will be responsible for strengthening J&B’s financial performance, maintaining an exemplary control environment and embedding a best in class processes and systems.
With this role, you will be required to work in conjunction with the Financial Controller deliver all key aspects of financial reporting for J&B along with co-ordinating and delivering the Controls, Compliance & Ethics (CC&E) agenda for J&B.

Top Accountabilities

Supports the Financial Controller in BFC submissions. Ensures the submitted data is accurate, submitted in a timely manner and with no data quality issues reported.
Responsible for preparing the quarterly J&B VAT return and ensuring the data is complete, accurate and submitted to Diageo in line with reporting requirements.
Responsible for the preparation of the Hong Kong branch office statutory accounts and providing further supporting evidence to the Hong Kong auditors.
Provide ad hoc support to the Financial Controller based on Group and external requirements as well as process and system improvements in support of the delivery of the J&B five year plan
Ensure all relevant month end tasks are completed accurately and in a timely manner
Lead the CC&E agenda within J&B
Co-ordinate and deliver CARM testing, working with internal stakeholders and the central CAS team

Qualifications and experience required

Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, etc.).
Financial Accounting, Control and Reporting experience.
Proven communication skills.
Extensive use of PC applications: advanced Excel; intermediate Word; MS Outlook required.
Excellent numeracy and analytical skills.

Diageo’s values are reinforced on a day to day basis; celebrating life, every day, everywhere. We are immensely proud of our brands and there are regular events and activities on-site that celebrate our successes. We also have a bar downstairs that serves some of our latest innovations.
It won’t be easy; you will be challenged, tested and stretched but this is a great opportunity to take your career to the next level… please apply if you’d like to be part of the Diageo team!


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